Zip Code 35244 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBirmingham
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Shelby
Secondary County: Jefferson
Area Code205
Alternate Zip Code NamesBLUFF PARK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesRIVERCHASE
Current Population:32390
Racial Majority:White 72.46%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55.4%
Unemployment Rate:2.1%
Median Household Income$80940
Average Adjusted Gross Income$103050
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range472 - 623 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.35513000, -86.82289700

Zip Code 35244 Description

Zip Code 35244 is located in the state of Alabama in the Birmingham metro area. Zip code 35244 is primarily located in Shelby County. Portions of 35244 are also located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 35244 is BIRMINGHAM, Alabama. Portions of zip code 35244 are contained within or border the city limits of Hoover, AL, Pelham, AL, Indian Springs Village, AL, and Bessemer, AL. The area code for zip code 35244 is 205. 35244 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 35244 is 2.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.2% 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 35244 increased to 32390 from 26955 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 35244 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 35244 public schools is White. 27.9% of students in 35244 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 24004 72.46% 24250 -1%
 Black Or African American 4612 13.92% 4687 -2%
 Hispanic 1531 4.62% 1075 +42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 68 -100%
 Asian 2446 7.38% 1841 +33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.08% 2 +1300%
 Other Race 47 0% 47 -100%
 Two Or More Races 420 1.53% 420 +21%

Zip Code 35244 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55.4%
 Black Or African American 27%
 Hispanic 7.3%
 Asian 7.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 35244 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3239026955
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households12713
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$80940
Income Under $50K Per Year27.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year40.60%
35244 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 6Gary PalmerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Alabama Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$322091
Average Real Estate Sale Price$258186
Current Unemployment Level 2.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.1%
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 35244 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32354248576469686249413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596775828891908576655774
Avg Precip (In.)5.974.856.484.854.824.225.143.524.243.274.794.9157.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
CBSA Type35244
CBSA Population1133874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours