Homewood Information

Homewood Information

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

General Homewood Information

State: Alabama

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Mountain Brook, AL, Midfield, AL, Lipscomb, AL, Hoover, AL, Birmingham, AL, Vestavia Hills, AL, Fairfield, AL, Cahaba Heights, AL, Shannon, AL

Homewood Population (census data)
Total 23,912 (-4.4% since 2000)
Male 11,053 (46.2%)
Female 12,859 (53.8%)

Population Density: 2,879 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.2 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 8.31 square miles

Median Household Income: $55,359

Zip Codes: 35259, 35209, and 35219.

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Homewood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (78.1%)
  • Black (15.3%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Chinese (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (16.6%)
  • German (11.0%)
  • Irish (10.9%)
  • United States (8.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.7%)
  • French (3.7%)
Foriegn Born: 1,585 people (6.6%)
  • Asia (42.6%)
  • Latin America (24.6%)
  • Africa (18.0%)
  • Europe (14.8%)

Local Homewood Sports Teams

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

Homewood School Information

High Schools
Homewood High School (1901 South Lakeshore Drive, Homewood, AL, 35209 - Homewood City School District District)
Middle Schools
Homewood Middle School (395 Mecca Avenue, Homewood, AL, 35209 - Homewood City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Edgewood Elementary School (901 College Avenue, Homewood, AL, 35209 - Homewood City School District District)
Hall Kent Elementary School (213 Hall Avenue, Homewood, AL, 35209 - Homewood City School District District)
Shades Cahaba Elementary School (3001 Independence Drive, Homewood, AL, 35209 - Homewood City School District District)

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