Chelsea, Alabama

Population 10,161

Chelsea is located in Shelby County, AL. The population is 10,161, making Chelsea the 4th largest city in Shelby County.

There are 4 public schools in Chelsea with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Chelsea is very low , and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Chelsea is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Chelsea property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Chelsea include Highland Lakes, Pelham and Meadowbrook.

Chelsea Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 5.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 47.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 47.3%

Crime Rate

16.32% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 167
  • Violent Crimes: 142
  • Robbery: 34
  • Burglary: 150
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

60.58% Lower than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Chelsea
  • 7.87 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

11 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 10


Low 1.9%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 2.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Chelsea, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Chelsea's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.
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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 Chelsea, AL

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$250,000 compared to September 2018
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

110 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Chelsea, AL issued 110 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Chelsea, AL issued 151 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: $764
  • 1 Bedroom: $848
  • 2 Bedrooms: $974
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,302
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,455

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Environmental Hazards

11 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1226/1332)
    Chelsea, AL has 92.04% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Chelsea, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Chelsea, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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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 45.95°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Chelsea, AL

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Chelsea, AL: $91,199


Unemployment in Chelsea is 1.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.5% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 27.39%
White Collar - 72.61%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Gary Palmer

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

9 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Chelsea, AL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Chelsea, AL
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