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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.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Avondale Park

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Regions Field

Most errands require a car in Birmingham.

Birmingham Apartments for Rent

Birmingham Neighborhoods

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Population

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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 844 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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Birmingham has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

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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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Avondale Park

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Regions Field

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Parkside

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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