Zip Code 35203 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBirmingham
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code205
Current Population:3798
Racial Majority:African American 57.35%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 95.7%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$10894
Average Adjusted Gross Income$132190
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time14.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range591 - 591 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.51910100, -86.80876800

Zip Code 35203 Description

Zip Code 35203 is located in the state of Alabama in the Birmingham metro area. Zip code 35203 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 35203 is BIRMINGHAM, Alabama. Portions of zip code 35203 are contained within or border the city limits of Birmingham, AL, . The area code for zip code 35203 is 205. 35203 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 35203 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 35203 increased to 3798 from 3717 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 35203 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 35203 public schools is Black. 56.7% of students in 35203 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1314 38.89% 1148 +14%
 Black Or African American 1938 57.35% 2505 -23%
 Hispanic 81 2.4% 69 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.3% 17 -41%
 Asian 0 0% 15 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.07% 40 -10%

Zip Code 35203 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.9%
 Black Or African American 95.7%
 Hispanic 1.4%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 35203 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population37983717
Male Population63.80%
Female Population36.20%
Total Households1517
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
56.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$10894
Income Under $50K Per Year81.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.80%
35203 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 7Terri SewellDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Alabama Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$149667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137500
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 35203 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32354248576569696350413551
Avg Max Temp (°F)53586774818791908575655673
Avg Precip (In.)5.674.486.314.764.823.985.123.464.183.284.724.6755.47
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
CBSA Type35203
CBSA Population1133874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours