Hoover, Alabama

Population 81,627

Hoover is located in Jefferson County, AL. The population is 81,627, making Hoover the 2nd largest city in Jefferson County and the 6th largest city in the state of Alabama.

There are 14 public schools in Hoover with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Hoover is low , and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Hoover is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Hoover property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Hoover include Indian Springs Village, Pelham and Homewood.

Hoover Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 4.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 37.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 57.7%

Crime Rate

4.31% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 117
  • Violent Crimes: 133
  • Robbery: 32
  • Burglary: 149
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

93.82% Lower than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Hoover
  • 0.98 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

47 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 47


Low 2.6%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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14 Public Schools view public schools

There are 14 K-12 public schools in Hoover, AL and 6 private schools. Homefacts rates Hoover's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.
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6 Private Schools

Cahaba School

Covenant Classical School

Heritage Christian Academy

Hoover Christian School

Prince Of Peace Catholic School

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

413 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Hoover, AL issued 413 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Hoover, AL issued 279 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $976
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,045
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,196
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,566
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,728

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Environmental Hazards

47 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/215)
    Hoover, AL has 99.53% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Hoover, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.81 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.23°
  • February 47.07°
  • March 56.2°
  • April 64.38°
  • May 71.73°
  • June 80.21°
  • July 81.58°
  • August 80.84°
  • September 75.18°
  • October 63.17°
  • November 53.63°
  • December 45.95°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Hoover, AL

Hoover, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hoover, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hoover, AL has a very high risk of hail storms.
Hoover, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Hoover, AL: $79,004


Unemployment in Hoover is 2.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 24.38%
White Collar - 75.62%


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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  • No Cemeteries found in Hoover, AL

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1 Library view all

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  • No police station found in Hoover, AL
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