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    1922 Tree Top Lane, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
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    901 Wildwood Crossing, Birmingham, AL 35211
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    2000 Colony Park Drive, Birmingham, AL 35243
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    • $1,030+
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    412 Fairfax Drive #6, Fairfield, AL 35064
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    200 River Haven Circle, Hoover, AL 35244
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    • $1,392+
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    5775 Summer Place Pkwy, Hoover, AL 35244
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    • $1,301+
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    550 Hampton Park Drive, Hoover, AL 35216
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    3409 Primm Lane, Hoover, AL 35216
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    2700 Temple Crest Drive, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    1623 2Nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
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    • $1,200
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    3801 Galleria Woods Dr, Hoover, AL 35244
    9 Units available
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    • $1,187+
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    925 Beacon Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    10 13Th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    3545 Grandview Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35243
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    • $1,432+
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    3251 Overton Road, Birmingham, AL 35223
    15 Units available
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    • $1,301+
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    1522 Cooper Hill Road, Birmingham, AL 35210
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    1 Lake Heather Reserve, Birmingham, AL 35242
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    951 18Th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2612 Niazuma Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    1827 1St Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
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    115 Crabapple Lane, Birmingham, AL 35214
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    544 Gadsden Highway, Birmingham, AL 35235
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    • $675+
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    2600 Waterford PL, Hoover, AL 35244
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    • $1,005
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    3450 Manor Drive, Homewood, AL 35209
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    1000 Beacon Parkway East, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    One Turtle Lake Drive, Birmingham, AL 35242
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    7278 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, AL 35242
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    120 19Th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203
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    1904 Vestavia Court, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
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    218 Olympia Drive, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    • $875
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    1701 1St Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    150 Summit Place, Birmingham, AL 35243
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    2870 Regal Circle, Hoover, AL 35216
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    2021 Tenth Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    3800 Galleria Woods Dr, Hoover, AL 35244
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    101 Leaf Lake Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35211
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    • $1,285+
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    701 Crest Valley Way, Birmingham, AL 35212
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    1324 14Th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    801 Cahaba Forest CV, Birmingham, AL 35242
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    98 Chace Lake Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35244
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    3225 Avenue S Apt H, Birmingham, AL 35208
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    100 Summerchase Dr., Hoover, AL 35244
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    2850 Venice Road, Birmingham, AL 35211
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    2200 1St Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203
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    2300 1St Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203
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    1143 1St Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    513 Valley Ave, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    1600 Sharpsburg Circle, Birmingham, AL 35213
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    2808 7Th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    917 Cherry Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35214
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Birmingham, AL?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $80 and $4,143. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Birmingham, AL.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Birmingham, AL on RentCafe?

There are 176 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Birmingham, AL were last updated on 6 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Birmingham, AL?

The average Birmingham, AL 1 bedroom apartment size is 730 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Birmingham, AL?

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment comes with more living and storage space compared to a studio apartment.

What are the downsides of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Birmingham, AL?

1 bedroom apartments are usually more expensive than studio apartments in terms of rent and utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Birmingham, AL.

Birmingham, AL Demographics

  • Total Population210,928
  • Female 98,521
    Male 112,407
  • Median Age36.2

In total, Birmingham, AL has 210,928 residents, 112,407 women and 98,521 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Birmingham’s population is 36.2.

Average Rent in Birmingham, AL

  • Birmingham, AL Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,226 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Birmingham, AL is $1,226 per month.

Birmingham, AL Apartment Rent Ranges

A share of 1% of apartments in Birmingham, AL are in the lowest price range of < $500. Around 49% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of $1,001-$1,500. Around 5% of Birmingham’s apartments have monthly rents between $501-$700. There are 24% of apartments with rents between $701-$1,000.

Birmingham, AL Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Birmingham, AL $968 $961 $993 $1,033 $1,018 $1,042 $1,091 $1,087 $1,145 $1,207 $1,226
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average rent for an apartment in Birmingham, AL is $1,226, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Birmingham, AL Households

  • Total Number of Households91,598
  • Family 45,467
    Non-family 46,131
  • Children 19,661
    No Children 71,937
  • Average People Per Household2.2
  • Median Household Income$38,832
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$833

Birmingham, AL has 91,598 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 45,467 family households and 46,131 non-family households in the city. 19,661 Birmingham households have children and 71,937 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Birmingham, AL is 2.2. The median income in Birmingham is $38,832 per household per year, with $833 spent on housing monthly.

Birmingham, AL Education Statistics

3% of the Birmingham, AL population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 37% of the city’s residents went to high school, 26% completed some college, 8% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 17% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 10% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Birmingham, AL

A one bedroom apartment is a versatile home that works perfectly not only for single people, but also for couples or roommates. There is also a wide selection of one bedroom apartments in Birmingham, AL to choose from, so you can snatch your perfect apartment home. An average single bedroom apartment in Birmingham, AL is about 1,029 Sq.Ft., so it’s definitely larger than your average studio, and even though it might cost more, it also brings some extra benefits to the table. You’ll get to enjoy the privacy of a separate bedroom, and if guests come over and your bedroom is a mess, you can just close the door. The average monthly rent is about $1,358, but you can find more affordable 1 bedroom apartments for as little as $80. It’s useful to know that if you’re looking for a cheap apartment, one bedroom efficiency apartments can be a great choice. Even though they are a bit smaller that a regular 1-bedroom unit, they are definitely more affordable, and you still get to enjoy the benefit of having a separate kitchen.

Quick guide to finding cheap furnished one bedroom apartments

If you’re looking for a one bedroom furnished apartment, the smartest way to search is by selecting "Furnished" under the "More" menu tab. Your results will only display properties that offer furnished rentals. In total, there are 220 rental units located in 104 Birmingham, AL properties, and a good percentage of them are furnished. You should know that the monthly rent for these already furnished units is usually bigger, but you’re saving on, well, furniture and decorating costs. These apartments can rent for up to $3,775. In case you’re feeling overwhelmed by the wide selection, we’ll give you a tip. Sort your selection by "Rent", ascending, to see the cheapest rentals listed first. Don’t let that perfect apartment slip! Contact the property to check its availability and you can secure your lease directly on RentCafe.

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