Zip Code 35222 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBirmingham
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code205
Current Population:7884
Racial Majority:White 60.77%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 82.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$38443
Average Adjusted Gross Income$102690
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range600 - 637 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.52412000, -86.77039200

Zip Code 35222 Description

Zip Code 35222 is located in the state of Alabama in the Birmingham metro area. Zip code 35222 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 35222 is BIRMINGHAM, Alabama. Portions of zip code 35222 are contained within or border the city limits of Birmingham, AL, . The area code for zip code 35222 is 205. 35222 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 35222 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 35222 decreased to 7884 from 8550 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 35222 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 35222 public schools is Black. 89% of students in 35222 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5088 60.77% 4545 +12%
 Black Or African American 2849 34.03% 2956 -4%
 Hispanic 290 3.46% 197 +47%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 9 -100%
 Asian 66 0.79% 81 -19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 5 0.47% 5 +680%
 Two Or More Races 90 0.48% 90 -56%

Zip Code 35222 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.4%
 Black Or African American 82.9%
 Hispanic 12.3%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 35222 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population78848550
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households3752
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38443
Income Under $50K Per Year61.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.90%
35222 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 7Terri SewellDemocrat
Alabama District 6Gary PalmerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Alabama Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$227207
Average Real Estate Sale Price$157519
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 35222 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32354248576570696350413551
Avg Max Temp (°F)53586674818791908575655673
Avg Precip (In.)5.644.456.294.744.813.955.123.464.173.264.714.6455.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
CBSA Type35222
CBSA Population1133874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours