Brook Highland

6 reviews
  1. Suburb of Birmingham, AL
A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Suburb of
Birmingham

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$332,000
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$897
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    57%
  • Own
    43%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    264
  • Murder
    No Data
    5
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    No Data
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    575
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    257

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$63,615
National
$53,046
Children
16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    14%

    Reviews

    6 reviews
    • Excellent
      0
    • Very Good
      0
    • Average
      6
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0
    Since I'm a student, I've only ever worked at hourly jobs. There are a lot of opportunities there.
    • Niche User
    • Feb 20 2015
    There's a lot of big stores, such as Wal-Mart. There are not many small stores.
    • Niche User
    • Feb 20 2015
    It is very humid here. The summers are ridiculously humid.
    • Niche User
    • Feb 20 2015