Official Zip Code NameBirmingham
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code205
Current Population:940
Racial Majority:White 73.71%
Unemployment Rate:3.92%
Median Household Income$36400
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time13.4 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Jefferson
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area0 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.46451962, -86.79526850

Zip Code 35229 Description

Zip Code 35229 is located in the state of Alabama in the Birmingham metro area. Zip code 35229 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 35229 is BIRMINGHAM, Alabama. Portions of zip code 35229 are contained within or border the city limits of Homewood, AL, . The area code for zip code 35229 is 205. 35229 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 35229 is 3.92% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 35229 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 35229 public schools is . % of students in 35229 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1029 73.71% 862 +19%
 Black Or African American 257 18.41% 51 +404%
 Hispanic 37 2.65% 15 +147%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 51 3.65% 8 +538%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.14% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.57% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.86% 2 +500%

Zip Code 35229 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 35229 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population9400
Male Population16.60%
Female Population83.40%
Total Households0
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36400
Income Under $50K Per Year62.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.00%
114 US Congressional DistrictAlabama 6
RepresentativeGary Palmer
Average Real Estate Asking Price$291495
Average Real Estate Sale Price$298712
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)3.92%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.98%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.94%
35216 - Birmingham
35209 - Birmingham
Homewood, AL
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness Zone
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Average First Frost Dates
Average Last Frost Dates

Zip Code 35229 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
CBSA Type35229
CBSA Population1133874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours