Zip Code 35226 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBirmingham
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code205
Current Population:31471
Racial Majority:White 80.96%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62.3%
Unemployment Rate:2.0%
Median Household Income$73499
Average Adjusted Gross Income$105510
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range610 - 850 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.39846500, -86.84355100

Zip Code 35226 Description

Zip Code 35226 is located in the state of Alabama in the Birmingham metro area. Zip code 35226 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 35226 is BIRMINGHAM, Alabama. Portions of zip code 35226 are contained within or border the city limits of Hoover, AL, Vestavia Hills, AL, Homewood, AL, Birmingham, AL, and Bessemer, AL. The area code for zip code 35226 is 205. 35226 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 35226 is 2.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 35226 increased to 31471 from 26933 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 35226 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 35226 public schools is White. 28.2% of students in 35226 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 26950 80.96% 25878 +4%
 Black Or African American 2876 8.64% 2664 +8%
 Hispanic 1055 3.17% 826 +28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.35% 31 +271%
 Asian 1793 5.39% 1655 +8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 52 0.39% 52 +152%
 Two Or More Races 361 1.11% 361 +2%

Zip Code 35226 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62.3%
 Black Or African American 21.1%
 Hispanic 7.6%
 Asian 5.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 35226 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3147126933
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households12494
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$73499
Income Under $50K Per Year32.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.90%
35226 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 6Gary PalmerRepublican
Alabama District 7Terri SewellDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Alabama Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$265584
Average Real Estate Sale Price$238076
Current Unemployment Level 2.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago1.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67h - Southern Sandstone Ridges
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 35226 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32354248576469686249413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596775828891908576655774
Avg Precip (In.)5.974.836.484.854.914.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
CBSA Type35226
CBSA Population1133874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Sand Ridge