Vestavia Hills Jefferson County, Alabama

Vestavia Hills: City in Jefferson and Shelby counties, Alabama, United States

About

Vestavia Hills is a city located in the county of Jefferson in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 34,033. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 34,317 inhabitants.

The city was created 72 years ago in 1949.

Vestavia Hills Quick Facts

Population : 34,317 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Jefferson County
Phone Area Codes : 205
Water as percent of area : 1.11%
Land as percent of area : 98.89%
Altitude : 951 feet / 290 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1950 (72 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:58:31 (23rd January 2022)
Population growth : 0.83% (2010-2020)
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Location of Vestavia Hills on Alabama map.
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Geography

Vestavia Hills is located at 33°26'55"N 86°47'16"W (33.4487200, -86.7877700).

Vestavia Hills map

Demographics

The population of Vestavia Hills increased by 0.83% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1989 34,018 - census
2010 34,033 0.04% census
2011 33,771 -0.78% estimation process
2012 33,747 -0.07% estimation process
2013 33,717 -0.09% estimation process
2014 33,836 0.35% estimation process
2015 33,864 0.08% estimation process
2016 34,382 1.51% estimation process
2017 34,360 -0.06% estimation process
2018 34,444 0.24% estimation process
2019 34,413 -0.09% estimation process
2020 34,317 -0.28% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 34,413
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 33,766
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.9%
April 1, 2020 Population : 39,102
April 1, 2010 Population : 34,033
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 26.1%
People over 65 (%) : 16.7%
Female persons, % : 51.3%
White only, percent : 88.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 5.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 3.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,387
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.3%

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $376,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,185
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $673
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,218
2015-2019 Households : 13,082
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.61
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 83,574
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 272,681
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 396,083
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,619
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $109,485
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $58,458
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,224
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,622
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,139
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 313
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,747
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 482
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,443
2010 population per square mile : 1,753.4
2010 land area in square miles : 19.41
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $189,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,349
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $448
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,119
2015-2019 Households : 9,074
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.58
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 68,450
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 52,433
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 450,143
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 816,913
2012 total retail sales per capita : $37,112
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $80,510
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $40,066
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,047
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,912
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 636
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 391
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,467
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 251
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,594
2010 population per square mile : 547.2
2010 land area in square miles : 39.02

People born in Vestavia Hills (4)

People born in Vestavia Hills, including character actor Michael Papajohn, soccer player Floyd Franks, basketball player Jordan Swing, .

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Schools in Vestavia Hills

College & universities near Vestavia Hills, AL

Code Name City ZIP
102049 Samford University Birmingham (AL) 35229-2240
100663 University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham (AL) 35294-0110

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Vestavia Hills, AL

Code Name Address Type
BHM Birmingham 1819 Morris Ave. RAIL
BRR Brent, AL 10393 Alabama Highway 5 BUS
TCL Tuscaloosa 2105 Greensboro Ave RAIL
ATN Anniston 126 West 4th St RAIL
MAA Marion, AL 26400 Alabama Highway 14 BUS

Post offices near Vestavia Hills

Post Office Name City ZIP
Vestavia Hill Post Office Vestavia Hills (AL) 35216

Other cities in Jefferson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jefferson County , AL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Birmingham 206,950 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Hoover 85,959 City in Alabama
City of Bessemer 27,053 Suburb city of Birmingham, located in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Bessemer 26,043 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
City of Homewood 25,708 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Homewood 25,174 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Trussville 23,048 City in Jefferson and St.
Mountain Brook 20,413 City in southeastern Jefferson County, Alabama
Center Point 16,864 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Hueytown 15,202 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Gardendale 14,113 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Irondale 13,226 Town in Alabama, United States
Leeds 12,026 City in Jefferson, St.
Pleasant Grove 10,260 City in western Jefferson County, Alabama
Forestdale 10,162 Unincorporated community in Alabama
Clay 10,042 City in Alabama, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Vestavia Hills distances to largest Alabama cities