Birmingham, AL

Birmingham Apartments

$1652-$725

Springs At Greystone
Beds: Studio-3  •  Baths: 1-2

$1447-$730

Springs At Trussville
Beds: Studio-3  •  Baths: 1-2

$990-$668

The Madison At Shoal Run
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

$1169-$688

Mountain Lodge
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$1300-$790

University Place
Beds: Studio-2
Baths: 1-2

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Mayfair Apartments
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$803-$588

Chapel Park
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$1195-$780

Crowne at Galleria Woods
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

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Crowne Falls Apartments
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$1775-$1150

Crowne on 10th
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-3

$900

$900 One bedroom in Birmingham-2310 Highland Ave. South
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$775

$775 One bedroom in Birmingham-724 29th St. S.
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$625

$625 Two bedroom in Birmingham-1800 Arbotretum Cir
Beds: 2
Baths: 1

$725

$725 Two bedroom in Birmingham-1800 Arbotretum Cir
Beds: 2
Baths: 1

$885

$885 One bedroom in Birmingham-2312 Highland Ave South
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$725

$725 One bedroom in Birmingham-1248 22nd St South
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$650

$650 studio in Birmingham-Clairmont Ave S
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$2100

Essex Manor
Beds: 3
Baths: 3.5

$1175

$1175 Two bedroom in Birmingham-One Lake Heather Reserve
Beds: 2
Baths: 2

$1000

$1000 Two bedroom in Birmingham-Birmingham
Beds: 2
Baths: 1
About Birmingham, AL
Birmingham is the largest city in the state of Alabama, with a population of over 200,000. The city was founded after the Civil War in the late 1800s, as a merger between three small Alabama towns. Today, Birmingham is one of the cultural hubs of the south, with a major business presence in industries such as steel and iron. Birmingham has a tremendous protestant influence as well as a large educational system which has helped to further education in other similar southern cities.
Getting Around in Birmingham, AL

Transportation within the city limits is mostly done by private vehicles, on major highways such as Interstate 20, Interstate 65, Interstate 59, Interstate 22, and Interstate 459. The Elton B. Stephens Expressway runs through downtown Birmingham and connects to U.S. Highway 31 and U.S. Highway 280. 3 major railroad stations can be found in Birmingham, many of which service the steel and iron industries, taking them to other southern manufacturing centers throughout the region.

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Religious Influence

<p>The city of Birmingham has a significant religious influence, with Birmingham having the 2nd&Ecirc;highest ratio of practicing Protestant Christians in the entire country. This was certified through a 2010 study performed by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. The city also is home to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Birmingham, which has houses almost 30 high schools and elementary schools within the city. Churches and other religious symbols are very visible throughout the city, and Birmingham even has its own Catholic television network, something that most cities don&Otilde;t have.</p>

Cultural Hub

<p>Birmingham has a number of different cultural attractions available, with festivals, museums, and historic attractions all part of the cultural experience. Birmingham is known as the entertainment capital of Alabama, and there are a plethora of art galleries, shops, and restaurants to frequent in your spare time. For example, the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex holds a theater, concert hall, exhibition hall, as well as a sports arena. The Birmingham Museum of Art has some significant pieces from the city's history in the Civil Rights movement.</p>

Education in Birmingham

<p>The education system in Birmingham is one of the best in the entire state, and is served by the Birmingham City Schools system. &Ecirc;The Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School was rated as the best school in the country by Newsweek in 2005. Other local schools have won awards in other publications, including Mountain Brook High School, Homewood High School, Vestavia Hills High School, and the Alabama School of Fine Arts. Private schools in the area which are also have stellar reputations include the Saint Rose Academy, Indian Springs School, and The Altamont School.</p>