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Living in Birmingham

Birmingham has an average Walk Score of 35 with 212,237 residents.

Birmingham has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Birmingham neighborhoods are Central City, Southside and Five Points South.

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Walk Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Regions Field

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Ecantino

Most errands require a car in Birmingham.

Birmingham Apartments for Rent

Birmingham Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Central City 86 55 61 2,746
2 Southside 82 44 46 1,126
3 Five Points South 77 40 45 9,121
4 Highland Park 71 34 29 4,842
5 Tuxedo 60 31 46 525
6 Smithfield 59 38 42 1,752
7 Graymont 56 39 40 1,135
8 Rising - West Princeton 56 33 42 993
9 Fairview 52 31 31 2,255
10 Forest Park 52 28 35 4,092
11 Central Park 51 30 41 4,264
12 Ensley 51 28 47 3,892
13 North Avondale 51 32 54 1,193
14 Arlington - West End 51 35 40 5,213
15 North Birmingham 50 25 35 2,163
16 Ensley Highlands 50 29 27 4,696
17 Druid Hills 50 34 31 2,448
18 North Titusville 49 36 44 2,230
19 South Titusville 49 31 36 2,643
20 Fountain Heights 49 40 41 2,484
21 Redmont Park 47 29 21 1,813
22 Wahouma 46 29 57 1,278
23 Belview Heights 45 26 25 5,545
24 South Woodlawn 45 31 42 638
25 Crestline 44 21 28 3,188
26 Crestwood North 44 27 23 2,463
27 Oakwood Place 43 32 37 3,250
28 College Hills 42 31 24 1,621
29 Bush Hills 42 32 25 4,089
30 Eastwood 42 24 19 2,479
31 Eastlake 41 29 32 3,206
32 Glen Iris 38 28 20 10,115
33 Woodland Park 38 30 24 819
34 North Eastlake 37 27 37 1,421
35 Woodlawn 37 30 44 3,139
36 Acipco - Finley 35 21 30 996
37 Gate City 35 25 25 631
38 Kingston 34 28 37 1,899
39 South Eastlake 34 23 17 8,074
40 Collegeville 34 24 40 2,655
41 Inglenook 33 21 22 3,355
42 Evergreen 32 25 18 1,063
43 West End Manor 29 28 31 3,733
44 Crestwood South 28 24 11 2,992
45 Green Acres 26 27 32 2,211
46 Norwood 25 27 28 2,522
47 Wylam 25 21 25 2,670
48 Huffman 24 16 11 4,914
49 Germania Park 24 29 34 2,569
50 Roebuck 23 18 20 4,708
51 East Thomas 23 26 14 1,239
52 Thomas 22 24 28 1,262
53 Riley 18 27 27 957
54 Sun Valley 18 20 14 1,308
55 Central Pratt 17 24 29 1,227
56 Oak Ridge Park 17 25 20 1,509
57 Jones Valley 16 29 28 1,807
58 Enon Ridge 16 24 12 708
59 Killbough Springs 16 8 10 4,127
60 Roosevelt 15 21 27 1,847
61 Spring Lake 15 8 11 5,701
62 Grasselli Heights 14 27 17 648
63 South Roebuck 14 14 6 2,778
64 Dolomite 12 - 27 1,333
65 North Pratt 11 22 19 2,361
66 Mason City 11 24 8 914
67 Echo Highlands 10 10 6 5,440
68 Sand Ridge 9 14 9 4,717
69 Powderly 8 25 9 1,165
70 Bridlewood 8 9 3 886
71 Liberty Highlands 7 - 8 641
72 Penfield Park 7 19 3 669
73 Apple Valley 7 12 4 3,420
74 Hooper City 7 15 10 1,073
75 East Brownville 6 22 5 774
76 Fairmont 5 22 17 1,508
77 Sherman Heights 3 13 12 3,151
78 Smithfield Estates 3 16 10 3,091
79 Garden Highlands 3 24 4 887
80 Sandusky 2 4 9 947

Eating & Drinking

There are about 904 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Birmingham.

People in Birmingham can walk to an average of 0.1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Parkside

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Avondale Brewer Y

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Transit Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Birmingham apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Birmingham has some public transportation and about 28 bus lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Birmingham on public transit.

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Tyler Davis

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Regions Field

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Parkside

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SAW's

Bike Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Pepper Place Saturday Market

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Ridge Park

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