Helena Information

Helena Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Helena, AL

General Helena Information

State: Alabama

County: Shelby County

Close cities: Bessemer, AL, Indian Springs Village, AL, Shannon, AL, Pelham, AL, Hoover, AL, Maylene, AL, Alabaster, AL, Saginaw, AL, Helena, AL

Helena Population (census data)
Total 14,158 (+34.1% since 2000)
Male 6,740 (47.6%)
Female 7,418 (52.4%)

Population Density: 829 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.7 (US Avg is 100)

Helena Elevation: 440 feet above sea level

Land Area: 17.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $75,334

Zip Codes: 35080, and 35022.

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Helena Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.7%)
  • Black (5.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (15.9%)
  • English (13.3%)
  • German (11.5%)
  • Irish (11.3%)
  • Italian (4.6%)
  • Scottish (4.1%)

Local Helena Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, , Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: , Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Alabama, Samford University, Birmingham-Southern College

Helena School Information

Elementary Schools
Helena Elementary School (187 Third Street, Helena, AL, 35080 - Shelby County District)
Other/Private Schools
Helena Intermediate School (3500 Highway 52, Helena, AL, 35080 - Shelby County District)

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