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Bessemer, AL Real Estate

Bessemer, Alabama is located in Jefferson County. Nearby cities and towns include Lipscomb, Hueytown, Brighton, Midfield, North Johns, Concord, Fairfield, Helena, Pleasant Grove, Rock Creek, Hoover, McDonald Chapel, Edgewater, Homewood, Lake View, Brantleyville, Minor, Maytown, Mulga, Indian Springs Village, Pelham, Alabaster, Sylvan Springs, Vestavia Hills, Woodstock, Forestdale, Meadowbrook, Mountain Brook, Adamsville, Brook Highland, Birmingham, Montevallo, Highland Lakes, Brookside, Cardiff, Tarrant, Fultondale, West Blocton, Chelsea, West Jefferson, Graysville, Vance, Wilton, Calera, Shoal Creek, Irondale, Mount Olive, Brookwood, Gardendale, and Columbiana. Bessemer is a suburban community with a population of 27,484. The median household income is $28,339. In Bessemer, 34% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 34% of the households. Half the population of Bessemer commutes 22 minutes or less to work, with 60% of residents holding white collar jobs and 40% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Bessemer, AL is 38 years, with 48% of those homes owned, 40% rented, and 12% not occupied.

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Bessemer offers a range of educational opportunities with 6 elementary schools, 2 middle schools and 4 high schools.

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Bessemer, AL Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Bessemer, AL
  • 66% Single
  • 34% Married
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

Bessemer, AL
  • 53% Female
  • 47% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Bessemer, AL

  • 38
  • 39
  • Bessemer, AL
  • Alabama

Average Age of Homes in Bessemer, AL

  • 38
  • 25
  • Bessemer, AL
  • Alabama

Vacant Homes in Bessemer, AL

  • 12%
  • 11%
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  • Alabama

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $42,588
  • $58,614
  • Bessemer, AL
  • Alabama

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Bessemer, AL
  • 48% Owned
  • 40% Rented
  • 60% Owned
  • 28% Rented