Birmingham Gay Neighborhoods
More people live in Birmingham, Alabama, than in any other city in the state. The city itself has over 200,000 people living in it, while the Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area is home to more than 1.1 million families. That makes up about a fourth of the entire state’s population! Birmingham is known for its many different colleges and universities, plus it’s home to many large corporations. Coca-Cola and Pepsi both have employed a large number of residents, as do a number of financial institutions and insurance companies.
If you’re looking for a great LGBT neighborhood in Birmingham, you’ll find that there’s a great gay ghetto in Crestwood. Crestwood is a quiet little area that has a lot of older homes and small bungalows. There are very few condos in this part of the city, but single family homes are very affordable. Some start as low as $98,000 while the most expensive are around $440,000.