Official Zip Code NameBirmingham
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code205
Current Population:17177
Racial Majority:African American 74.13%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 94.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.11%
Median Household Income$29387
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28808
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Jefferson
Elevation Range728 - 814 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.56999969, -86.72000122

Zip Code 35206 Description

Zip Code 35206 is located in the state of Alabama in the Birmingham metro area. Zip code 35206 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 35206 is BIRMINGHAM, Alabama. Portions of zip code 35206 are contained within or border the city limits of Birmingham, AL, Irondale, AL, . The area code for zip code 35206 is 205. 35206 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 35206 is 5.11% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 35206 decreased to 17177 from 21803 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 35206 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 35206 public schools is Black. 93.6% of students in 35206 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3819 22.79% 3432 +11%
 Black Or African American 12425 74.13% 13103 -5%
 Hispanic 370 2.21% 348 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.09% 41 -63%
 Asian 9 0.05% 68 -87%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 19 0% 19 -100%
 Two Or More Races 160 0.73% 160 -23%

Zip Code 35206 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.7%
 Black Or African American 94.8%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 35206 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1717721803
Male Population45.80%
Female Population54.20%
Total Households6438
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
93.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$29387
Income Under $50K Per Year75.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictAlabama 7
RepresentativeTerri Sewell
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictAlabama 6
RepresentativeGary Palmer
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$55547
Average Real Estate Sale Price$63260
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.11%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.08%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.28%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 35206 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32354248576569696350413551
Avg Max Temp (°F)52586674818790908475645673
Avg Precip (In.)5.574.356.244.754.83.915.133.454.23.274.714.5954.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
CBSA Type35206
CBSA Population1133874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours