In 2017, Birmingham, AL had a population of 212k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $33,770. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Birmingham, AL declined from 212,424 to 212,265, a -0.0749% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,404 to $33,770, a 4.22% increase.
The population of Birmingham, AL is 71.3% Black or African American Alone, 22.8% White Alone, and 3.45% Hispanic or Latino. 5.12% of the people in Birmingham, AL speak a non-English language, and 97.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Birmingham, AL are University of Alabama at Birmingham (4,519 degrees awarded in 2016), Jefferson State Community College (1,433 degrees), and Virginia College-Birmingham (985 degrees).
The median property value in Birmingham, AL is $86,900, and the homeownership rate is 46.1%. Most people in Birmingham, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Birmingham, AL is 2 cars per household.