Thomas Jefferson Tower

1623 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • 1 - 2 Beds
  • 1 - 2 Baths
  • Apartment
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Efficiency, One, and Two Bedroom Birmingham Apartments

Thomas Jefferson Tower offers several distinct floor plans, inspired by the past and designed for the present. At our gorgeous Birmingham apartments, you'll find seven available floor plans, meaning you're sure to find the perfect style and size to fit the lifestyle you want. No matter if you're looking for a cozy spot to call your own or something with a little more grandeur, TJ Tower is the standout local in Downtown Birmingham to call home. 

The Zeppelin
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 670 Sq.Ft.
The Zeppelin Floor Plan at Thomas Jefferson Tower 1 bedroom x1 bathroom
1 Available Now
The Cabana
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 805 Sq.Ft.
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The Cabana Floor Plan Thomas Jefferson Tower 490 Square Ft 1 bedroom x1 bathroom
The Charles
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 765 Sq.Ft.
The Charles Floor Plan Thomas Jefferson Tower 1 bedroom x1 bathroom
1 Available Now
The Leer
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 800 Sq.Ft.
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The Leer Floor Plan Thomas Jefferson Tower 1 bedroom x1 bathroom
The Monroe
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 700 Sq.Ft.
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The Monroe Floor Plan at Thomas Jefferson Tower 1 bedroom x1 bathroom
The Grand
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 805 Sq.Ft.
$1,400 -to $1,580
The Grand Floor Plan Thomas Jefferson Tower 2 bedroom x1 bathroom
3 Available Now
The Bryant
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1480 -to 1570 Sq.Ft.
$2,660 -to $2,820
The Bryant Floor Plan at Thomas Jefferson Tower 2 bedroom x 2 bathroom
3 Available Now
Security deposit: $250. Application fee: $50. Other fees may apply, please contact property for details.
Our efficiency, one, and two bedroom floor plans are appointed with the finest features and amenities. Fresh paint, sparkling quartz, historic beauty, and stunning views make Thomas Jefferson Tower one of the best apartments available in Birmingham, Alabama.

Combine this with our ideal location in the heart of Downtown Birmingham, and you'll see why you'll want to be a part of the Thomas Jefferson Tower community.

We also offer an Airbnb apartment for only $100 a night, giving full access to the features and amenities offered by Thomas Jefferson Tower. This 1 bedroom 1 bathroom apartment is perfect for guests or for those wishing to experience the luxurious lifestyle found at TJ Tower! Contact us to learn about our Airbnb "Sleep & Lease" special!

Luxurious Amenities in Our Birmingham Apartments

Thomas Jefferson Tower Apartments in Downtown Birmingham is the Magic City's premier location for modern, urban living. Offering stylish features and luxurious amenities, our residents love living in our efficiency, one, or two bedroom apartments. Plus, with the new additions of our pet spa, bike workshop & storage area, and billiard table in the main lobby life at TJ Tower is better than ever!

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Life at Thomas Jefferson Tower Apartments

At TJ Tower, you can dine with friends at our on-site restaurant, Roots & Revelry, or visit The Vineyard Food Market on our first floor to grab some treats if you'd rather have a cozy night on the couch with a tub of your favorite gelato. Want to enjoy a lively get-together? Meet up with your neighbors in our beautifully furnished lobby and play a game of pool. Enjoy cool evenings relaxing on the spacious terrace while watching the night come alive as the sun sets over bustling Downtown Birmingham. Drop that expensive gym membership and meet your health goals in our state-of-the-art 24-hour fitness center equipped with the latest in cardio and strength training technology!

You can unwind after a busy day working or exploring the city thanks to the thoughtful amenities you'll find in your own comfortable apartment. Our LG washer and dryer combo and a deluxe stainless steel appliance package make daily tasks more enjoyable. You'll also find Quartz countertops, polished concrete floors, and stunning views of Birmingham, Alabama's Downtown skyline at Thomas Jefferson Tower. Looking for a furnished apartment? We can handle that too.* 

Contact us today to schedule your personal tour and see all of the fabulous features and amenities available to you when you make your home at Thomas Jefferson Tower - modern life, classic lines. 

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*Furnished apartments, including housewares, are available for an additional premium. Please contact our leasing office to learn about the furnished packages we offer through our partnership with CORT. 

Thomas Jefferson Tower | Downtown Birmingham Apartments

Thomas Jefferson Tower combines the convenience of modern living with the classic lines of Birmingham's historic architectural heyday. Our pet-friendly, Downtown Birmingham Apartments are newly restored and conveniently located for contemporary city living. Thomas Jefferson Tower offers distinctive and inspired residences with each of our luxurious floor plans. Our spacious one and two bedroom apartments are complete with a sleek stainless steel appliance package, polished concrete flooring, quartz countertops, and other spectacular amenities.

Our ideal location on 2nd Avenue North on the western side of Downtown Birmingham means our apartments near I-65, I-20, and I-59 provide easy access to the Birmingham metro area and beyond. Thomas Jefferson Tower Apartments near Railroad Park, Regions Field, and Good People Brewing, bring all the fun and excitement of The Magic City close to home.   

We have brought Thomas Jefferson Tower back to life for you - the city dweller, the young professional, the history buff. And it's amazing. Browse our photo gallery and see for yourself why TJ Tower is where you'll want to live in Birmingham. Contact us today for your personal tour, or stop by our office and speak to our friendly staff about making TJ your new home. 

Roots & Revelry Restaurant | Event Space Available

Roots & Revelry, voted the best new Birmingham restaurant of 2017, is located on Thomas Jefferson Tower's second floor. Be sure to follow them on Instagram and Facebook for the latest menus, specials, and events! Dine with friends on the city-view terrace; have an expertly crafted cocktail at the bar, or just enjoy having a spectacular dinner prepared for you in the same convenient location you call home. You'll also enjoy the beauty of our stately ballroom and intimate parlor, appointed with grand windows, hardwood floors, and a shimmering, crystal chandelier. Want your wedding, reception, party, or club to have their event in our outstanding space? Reserve your date by contacting us at

Vineyard Food Market

Vineyard Food Market is now open on our first floor and makes shopping swift and easy when you live at TJ Tower. We are thrilled this Birmingham staple has opened a new location to serve our community. Not only will you find a quality selection of daily staples, but also delicious items such as gourmet gelato, sweet and savory treats, a vast array of beverages, and more.
Special Thanks to Jeff E. Newman, Leslie Hollingsworth, Craig Roderick, & Magic City Explorers for the use of their images.
Thomas Jefferson Tower is a pet friendly apartment community. We gladly welcome your furry friends. Please see our Pet Friendly Living page for more information. 
This apartment community is located on 1623 2nd Ave N in the 35203 zip code. Browse through 1 Bedroom Apts or 2 Bedroom Apts with floorplans ranging from 670 Sq.Ft to 1480 Sq.Ft.The SPM, Inc. property management company will verify your lease application and send you a timely response. Once you become a resident of Thomas Jefferson Tower, you will be able to pay your rent online, submit maintenance requests, and get community news by logging in securely to your Resident Portal.

Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Alabama School Of Fine Arts
Middle & High School
(205) 252-9241 7-12 350 0.571
Spain Rehab
Elementary, Middle & High School
(205) 934-5085 K-12 n/a 0.677
Engle Day Treatment
Elementary & Middle School
(205) 934-3476 1-7 2 0.713
Adolescent Day Treatment
Elementary, Middle & High School
(205) 934-1241 K-12 3 0.716
Phillips Academy
Elementary & Middle School
(205) 231-9500 PK-9 750 0.788

Private Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Advent Episcopal Day School
Elementary & Middle School
(205) 252-2535 PK-8 316 0.472
Family Sunshine School
Elementary, Middle & High School
(205) 939-6629 K-12 290 0.736
St. Barnabas Regional School
Elementary & Middle School
(205) 836-5385 PK-8 101 0.784
Glen Iris Baptist School
Elementary, Middle & High School
(205) 323-1516 K-12 75 1.249
Pilgrim Lutheran School
Elementary School
(205) 324-6470 1-2 2 1.382

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