Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

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.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

Walk Score Map

25
100
Photo of Pepper Place Saturday Market in Birmingham

Pepper Place Saturday Market

Photo of Cantina in Birmingham

Cantina

Most errands require a car in Birmingham.

Birmingham Apartments for Rent

View all Birmingham apartments on a map. The average rent is $822 and the average home price is $223,233.

Rental info for The Park at Buckingham in the Birmingham area
from $695
Studio
Walk Score 50
Rental info for The Abbey at Regent's Walk in the Birmingham area
from $709
1 bed
Walk Score 42
Rental info for The Venue in the Birmingham area
from $929
1 bed
Walk Score 8
Rental info for Stonegate Apartment Homes in the Birmingham area
from $826
1 bed
Walk Score 7
Rental info for Parc At Grandview in the Birmingham area
from $910
1 bed
Walk Score 21
Rental info for LIV Parkside in the Birmingham area
from $1,135
Studio
Walk Score 82
Rental info for The Park at Callington and Carlyle in the Birmingham area
from $599
Rental info for Chateau Orleans in the Birmingham area
from $735
2 bed
Walk Score 65

To view Birmingham homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Birmingham Neighborhoods

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

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

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.

Photo of Parkside in Birmingham

Parkside

Photo of Avondale Brewer Y in Birmingham

Avondale Brewer Y

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

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.

icon for car shares in Birmingham

Birmingham has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Birmingham? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

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!

Ask Tyler about Birmingham

http://bhambricks.com/ »

Photo of Railroad Park in Birmingham

Railroad Park

Photo of Avondale Park in Birmingham

Avondale Park

Photo of Regions Field in Birmingham

Regions Field

Bike Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

Photo of Railroad Park in Birmingham

Railroad Park

Photo of Avondale Park in Birmingham

Avondale Park

Photo of Regions Field in Birmingham

Regions Field

Photo of Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood in Birmingham

Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood

Photo of Pepper Place Saturday Market in Birmingham

Pepper Place Saturday Market

Photo of Ridge Park in Birmingham

Ridge Park

Birmingham is Talking About...

party play my life money song food god team drink school walk music job sleep car movie alabama happy birthday tired eat

Birmingham is all about:

Tweet @WalkScore

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Join over 30,000 sites that use our Neighborhood Map to showcase rental and for sale properties.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.