Birmingham, AL 35215 ZIP Code Profile

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Birmingham, AL | Center Point, AL

ZIP Code 35215: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Birmingham, AL 35215

Acceptable Alternative
Center Point, AL 35215

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.639, Longitude -86.692
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 803
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 19,039
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,339
    • Single Family Addresses: 15,700

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 35215 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 35215 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Birmingham, AL 35215 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 47,380
Population in Households 47,179
Population in Familes 39,245
Population in Group Qrtrs 201
Population Density2 1,808
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $46,233
Average Household Income $56,619
Per Capita Income $21,608


Total Housing Units 20,634 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,782 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,233 (35.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,619 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $115,345
Average Home Value $123,400


Total Households 18,015
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 12,401
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.02% 0.08%
Households -0.02% 0.05%
Families -0.21% -0.05%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.55%

Birmingham, AL 35215 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 35215 to the other 613 ZIP Codes in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 4 100th
Population Density # 35 94th
Diversity Index # 168 72nd
Median Household Income # 208 66th
Per Capita Income # 339 45th

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