In 2018, Birmingham, AL had a population of 212k people with a median age of 35.8 and a median household income of $35,346. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Birmingham, AL declined from 212,265 to 212,021, a -0.115% decrease and its median household income grew from $33,770 to $35,346, a 4.67% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Birmingham, AL are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (70.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (23.4%), White (Hispanic) (1.89%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.42%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.37%). 0% of the households in Birmingham, AL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.2% of the residents in Birmingham, AL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Birmingham, AL are University of Alabama at Birmingham (5,656 degrees awarded in 2019), Jefferson State Community College (1,342 degrees), and Lawson State Community College (706 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Birmingham, AL was $89,200, and the homeownership rate was 45.8%. Most people in Birmingham, AL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Birmingham, AL was 2 cars per household.