Hoover Information

Hoover Information

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

General Hoover Information

State: Alabama

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Shannon, AL, Vestavia Hills, AL, Hoover, AL, Lipscomb, AL, Cahaba Heights, AL, Indian Springs Village, AL, Homewood, AL, Pelham, AL, Meadowbrook, AL

Hoover Population (census data)
Total 69,872 (+9.8% since 2000)
Male 34,051 (48.7%)
Female 35,821 (51.3%)

Population Density: 1,620 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.3 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1967

Land Area: 43.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $75,365

Zip Codes: 35216, 35236, 35226, and 35244.

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Hoover Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.5%)
  • Black (6.8%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • Chinese (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (15.3%)
  • United States (12.1%)
  • Irish (10.8%)
  • German (10.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.3%)
  • Italian (3.8%)
Foriegn Born: 3,975 people (5.7%)
  • Latin America (45.0%)
  • Asia (41.7%)
  • Europe (13.3%)

Local Hoover Sports Teams

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

Hoover School Information

High Schools
Hoover High School (1000 Buccaneer Drive, Hoover, AL, 35244 - Hoover City District)
Hoover High School AOF (1000 Buccaneer Drive, Hoover, AL, 35244 - Hoover Board of Education District)
Spain Park High School (4700 Jaguar Drive, Hoover, AL, 35242 - Hoover City School District District)
Middle Schools
Berry Middle School (4500 Jaguar Drive, Hoover, AL, 35242 - Hoover City School District District)
Ira F Simmons Middle School (1575 Patton Chapel Road, Hoover, AL, 35226 - Hoover City School District District)
Robert F Bumpus Middle School (1730 Lake Cyrus Club Drive, Hoover, AL, 35244 - Hoover City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Bluff Park Elementary School (569 Park Avenue, Hoover, AL, 35226 - Hoover City School District District)
Deer Valley Elementary School (4990 Ross Bridge Parkway, Hoover, AL, 35226 - Hoover City School District District)
Green Valley Elementary School (3200 Old Columbiana Road, Hoover, AL, 35226 - Hoover City School District District)
Greystone Elementary School (300 Village Street, Hoover, AL, 35242 - Hoover City School District District)
Gwin Elementary School (1580 Patton Chapel Road, Hoover, AL, 35226 - Hoover City School District District)
Riverchase Elementary School (1950 Old Montgomery Highway, Hoover, AL, 35244 - Hoover City School District District)
Rocky Ridge Elementary School (2876 Old Rocky Ridge Road, Hoover, AL, 35243 - Hoover City School District District)
Shades Mountain Elementary School (2250 Sumpter Street, Hoover, AL, 35226 - Hoover City School District District)
South Shades Crest Elementary School (3770 South Shades Crest Road, Hoover, AL, 35244 - Hoover City School District District)
Trace Crossings Elementary School (5454 Learning Lane, Hoover, AL, 35244 - Hoover City School District District)

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