Overall Niche Grade
- Public SchoolsB
- Crime & SafetyNG
- Good for FamiliesB
- Cost of LivingA
- Health & FitnessB-
- Outdoor ActivitiesC+
Mount Olive is a suburb of Birmingham with a population of 4,021. Mount Olive is in Jefferson County. Living in Mount Olive offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Mount Olive and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Mount Olive are above average.
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Mount Olive Reviews
Mount Olive is a small suburb of Birmingham located under the shadow of Gardendale. Having successfully warded off Gardendale's Annex attempts, we remain a free and quiet people. We don't have much in the way of anything and that's how we like it! Birmingham is just a few minutes away so why would we need all the noise right here? Besides, if we were a part of Gardendale the housing prices would go up along with the taxes! Come to Mount Olive and help us remain a free and not-so-prosperous suburb!
The area in which i live, has always provided a sense of community and family. this is the kind of area where everybody knows everybody and no one hesitates to extend a helping hand to their neighbors when in need! The fairly small city allows friends and families to feel safe and protected while enjoying a day out shopping, exercising, going to work, or attending our over achieving schools. I would definitely consider moving back after college!
In my area, police are every where. I never feel unsafe at any time during the day. the students at our high school tend to hang out in the parking lot of the school, and on occasion, the patrolling officer on duty will stop by to throw a frisbee, kick a soccer ball, or just sit and chat for a few minutes. The police officers around my community are very personable and friendly. Though there job is to keep us safe, they do it with a sense of dependability, respect, and, for lack of a better word, love.