Birmingham, AL (population: 226,152) has eleven higher education schools within its city limits. Birmingham Southern College, the highest ranked school in the city, has a total student population of 1,549. It is the 215th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus). Birmingham lies in Jefferson county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. The Birmingham-Hoover, AL area has 494,530 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $40,060 average annual salary.
Of the 11 schools in Birmingham, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Birmingham Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,607/yr), with Alabama State College of Barber Styling as the lowest recorded at only $4,800/yr.Popular Bars in Birmingham:
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Birmingham|
|Alexander City||AL||-||1||11.6004||38||63.6 miles|
|Auburn University||AL||-||1||74.9047||131||99.5 miles|