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Living in Birmingham

Birmingham has an average Walk Score of 33 with 212,237 residents.

Birmingham has minimal 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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Pepper Place Saturday Market

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Cantina

Most errands require a car in Birmingham.

Birmingham Apartments for Rent

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Birmingham Neighborhoods

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Population

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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 715 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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Transit Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham has Minimal Transit

It is possible to get on a bus. Find Birmingham apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Birmingham has minimal 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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Birmingham has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

Neighborhood Guides

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Tyler Davis

I'm a resident of Birmingham, AL and a Realtor with LAH Real Estate. Feel free to get in touch with me if I can answer questions about Birmingham!

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Bike Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Railroad Park

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Avondale Park

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Regions Field

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Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood

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Pepper Place Saturday Market

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Ridge Park

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