Bessemer, AL 35023

Current Temperature ° Population 25,278

Homefacts Zip Code Report

35023 is zip code located in Bessemer, Alabama. The population is 25,278, making 35023 the 2nd largest zipcode in Bessemer and the 9th largest in Jefferson County.

There are 4 public schools in 35023 with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Bessemer is very high, and there are 38 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 35023. Unemployment in 35023 is very high. Median house prices in 35023 is $88,900 and the median home sales price is $97,300.

Zip codes within Bessemer include 35020, 35021 and 35022.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 72.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.9%

Crime Rate

in [Bessemer, AL] 75.34% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 764
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 436
  • Burglary: 2
  • Property Crime: 9
  • Larceny Theft: 6

Registered Offenders

0.39% Lower than national avg.
  • 38 offenders in 35023
  • 15.03 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $88,900
  • Median Sales Price: $97,300
  • Foreclosures: 50
  • Homes For Sale: 117
  • Homes For Rent: 1

Environmental Hazards

in [Bessemer, AL] 60 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 54

Unemployment

Very High 6.3%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

Schools view all

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Summary
There are 4 K-12 public schools in 35023, AL and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates 35023's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
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2 Private Schools

Deeper Life Academy

Rock Creek Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found for 35023 in our database.

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Crime view details

38 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in 35023.

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$88,900 compared to July 2016
Median Sales Price
$97,300 compared to July 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.1%
  • Rented
    19.9%
  • Owned
    69.1%

117 Homes For Sale View All

$235,000
121 Cedar Ln
Bessemer, AL 35023
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$41,500
2113 Mississippi Ave
Bessemer, AL 35023
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$129,900
144 Merrimont Rd
Bessemer, AL 35023
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,100,300
2861 Streeter Dr
Bessemer, AL 35023
-- Beds | -- Baths

50 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$39,000
Harlem
Bessemer, AL 35023
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$78,504
Marsh
Bessemer, AL 35023
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Nabors
Bessemer, AL 35023
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$214,900
Hanover Cir
Bessemer, AL 35023
5 Beds | 3 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom

1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Bessemer, AL issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Bessemer, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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1 Rental Property View All

$800
2726 19th St North
Bessemer, AL 35023
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from AL 35023
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $640
  • 1 Bedroom: $710
  • 2 Bedrooms: $820
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,070
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,230

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Environmental Hazards

60 Environmental Hazards

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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (392/403)
    Bessemer, AL has 97.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Bessemer, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.39 Average
    Bessemer, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 45.33°
  • February 47.98°
  • March 57.28°
  • April 64.4°
  • May 71.73°
  • June 79.81°
  • July 80.85°
  • August 80.46°
  • September 74.8°
  • October 63.18°
  • November 53.33°
  • December 46.93°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bessemer, AL

Earthquakes
Bessemer, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Bessemer, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Bessemer, AL has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Bessemer, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 35023: $47,387

Unemployment

Unemployment in Bessemer is 6.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.71%
White Collar - 51.29%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Gary Palmer
  • Terri A. Sewell

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

0 Cemeteries view all

  • We're sorry! No cemeteries found for 35023 in our database.

13 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • We're sorry! No hospitals found for 35023 in our database.

1 Library view all

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