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Meadowbrook
  • Suburb of Birmingham, AL

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade A
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Meadowbrook is a suburb of Birmingham with a population of 9,503. Meadowbrook is in Shelby County and is one of the best places to live in Alabama. Living in Meadowbrook offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Meadowbrook there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals live in Meadowbrook and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Meadowbrook are highly rated.

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About Meadowbrook...
Population
9,503

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$320,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,428
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    12%
  • Own
    88%
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Meadowbrook Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    44%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

Working in Meadowbrook

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$128,125
National
$69,021

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