Birmingham is located in Jefferson County, AL. The population is 212,835, making Birmingham the largest city in Jefferson County and the largest city in the state of Alabama.
There are 78 public schools in Birmingham with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Birmingham is very low, and there are 689 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Birmingham is moderate and the median home sales price is $122,160.