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    1054 24Th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2310 Highland Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2612 Niazuma Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    1117 23Rd Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    724 29Th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    2312 Highland Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    1055 24Th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2824 Rhodes Circle, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    1127 23Rd Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    1051 24Th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    1310 34Th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2807 Highland Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    819 30Th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2912 Pawnee Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    3401 Cliff Road South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2808 7Th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    2635 Arlington Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    1248 22Nd Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    2901 4Th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    2725 4Th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233
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    2829 Thornhill Road, Birmingham, AL 35213
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    2021 Tenth Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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    3909 Clairmont Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35222
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    3212 Country Club Road, Birmingham, AL 35213
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    1927 15Th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL last updated?

Prices and availability in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL were last updated on 22 May 2022.

What are the best apartments in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL?

The best apartments in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL are: The Murals on Niazuma, Baycourt, Phares, Caldwell Parc and Hermosa.

What is the average rent in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL?

The average rent in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL is $1,225. Start your search for apartments in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL now.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL is between $900 and $1,300. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL is between $1,000 and $1,300. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL.

Renter's guide to Highland Park, Birmingham, AL

Highland Park is one of the oldest and most prestigious neighborhoods in Birmingham, Alabama, sitting just two short miles from Central City Birmingham and the city’s business district, 60 miles northeast of Tuscaloosa, and 150 miles west of Atlanta, Georgia.

The quaint Highland Park neighborhood is known as one of the most affluent neighborhoods in Birmingham, and is a popular spot to live due to its low crime rates, close proximity to downtown, and variety of entertainment options like the Lakeview Entertainment District.

Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL Demographics

  • Total Population20,857
  • Female 10,428
    Male 10,429
  • Median Age29.5

In total, Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL has 20,857 residents, 10,429 women and 10,428 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Highland Park’s population is 29.5.

Cost of Living in Highland Park

Public transportation in Birmingham is run by the Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority (BJCTA), which operates a bus line, trolley, and paratransit system. A one-way pass on average costs about $1.25.

The average cost of a meal in Birmingham and Highland Park is also very reasonable, as two can dine at a mid-range restaurant for between $40-$60, with the average meal costing $45. As for utility costs in Highland Park, residents can expect to pay about $220 per month on average.

Average Rent in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL

  • Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,225 /mo

The average monthly rent for an apartment in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL is around $1,225.

Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL Apartment Rent Ranges

A share of 12% of apartments in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL have the cheapest rents between $501-$700. Around 19% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of $1,501-$2,000. Around 35% of Highland Park’s apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. There are 24% of apartments with rents between $1,001-$1,500.

Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL $899 $906 $937 $1,148 $1,173 $1,401 $1,202 $1,218 $1,234 $1,225
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The national average price of rental apartments is $1,628, while the average monthly rent in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL is $1,225.

Living in Highland Park, Birmingham, AL

One of the best aspects of living in Highland Park—in addition to the low crime rates and small neighborhood feel—is that there’s always something to do. Whether it’s grabbing a drink and a bite to eat or seeing a musical performance, there’s something for everyone in Highland Park.

One of the only cons to living in Highland Park is that although Birmingham is the biggest city in Alabama, it still pales in comparison to the size of most major US cities. Although despite being relatively small in stature, Birmingham still boasts plenty to do, and most residents seem to enjoy the manageable size of the city and the lack of major traffic concerns that typically accompany larger cities.

Things to do in Highland Park, Birmingham, AL

There is no shortage of fun things to do in Highland Park, as downtown Birmingham is known as the cultural and entertainment capital of Alabama. The city has several art galleries, museums, shops, restaurants, and more throughout its quaint downtown area, offering a little something for anyone and everyone. One of the most popular entertainment destinations in the area is the Lakeview Entertainment District, filled with some of the best dining, entertainment, and shopping options in Highland Park.

The city of Birmingham also plays host to several large annual festivals that showcase films, music, and local heritage. The Taste of 4th Avenue Jazz Festival is one of the most popular—great for those looking for something to do for free in Highland Park, as every year over 6,000 people gather in Avondale Park to listen to live music, eat delicious food, and watch fireworks.

While there are no professional sports teams in Highland Park or Birmingham anymore, the city is still home to the Birmingham Barons, the AA affiliate team of the MLB’s Chicago White Sox. And the University of Alabama Birmingham Blazers also have football and basketball teams, as does Samford University.

Highland Park, Birmingham, AL employment & economy

The unemployment rate in the Greater Birmingham area may be relatively high, but the Highland Park area employs a large number of workers in the steel industry, as American Cast Iron Pipe Company, McWane, CMC Steel, U.S. Steel, and Nucor all have a large presence in the city.

The Birmingham area also has large amount of jobs in the banking and insurance industries, as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama, Protective Life, Liberty National, Regions Bank, and BBVA Compass are headquartered here, and Wells Fargo also has a large regional headquarters in Birmingham as well.

Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL Households

  • Total Number of Households9,797
  • Family 3,128
    Non-family 6,669
  • Children 1,082
    No Children 8,715
  • Average People Per Household1.83
  • Median Household Income$39,236
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$838

There is a total of 9,797 households in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL. Of these, 1,082 have children and 8,715 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 3,128 family households and 6,669 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Highland Park is 1.83 people, on average. The median household annual income in Highland Park equals $39,236, and the monthly housing costs equal $838.

Education in Highland Park, Birmingham, AL

The education in Highland Park is some of the best in the area, and local schools include Avondale Elementary School, Highland Park Elementary School, Highlands School, Wenonah High School, and Vestavia Hills High School.

Highland Park and Birmingham also offers a wide variety of options for higher education to residents, as the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Samford University, and Birmingham Southern University are all within just a few miles of Highland Park.

Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL Education Statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 2% of the population in Highland Park, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL have no high school education, 23% went to high-school, and 21% have partially completed college. Moreover, 6% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 29% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 18% hold a Graduate Degree.

Tips for renting in Highland Park, Birmingham, AL

When moving to Highland Park, renters need to be aware of tenant rights in the state. For example, landlords are not allowed to charge more than one month’s rent for a security deposit in Alabama, and also must return the deposit with 35 days of the tenant moving.

State law also requires landlords to give tenants at least 30 days’ notice before raising the rent, and a tenant is given seven days to pay rent or move before a landlord can file for eviction.

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