Birmingham residents have their favorite neighborhoods – the most scenic, the best spot to go out and the best places to live. Recently Birmingham Business Journal sought out the wealthiest zip codes in the area. Is your neighborhood on the list?
Check it out:
Coming in 5th – 35243 Cahaba Heights
In 4th place – 35244 Hoover, Riverchase
In 3rd – 35242 Vestavia Hills
Coming in 2nd place went to – 35176 Vandiver
And 1st place goes to – 35223 Mountain Brook with an average net worth $1,338,379.
The listings took into account factors like household income, net worth and home values. It shows a decline in communities like Vestavia Heights and Mountain Brook, caused by the slow economy and recession.
How has your neighborhood or business been impacted by the recession? How have you worked to counteract the impact of the recession? Do you feel Birmingham is on the upswing or will be soon? Please share your thoughts and solutions with us in our comments section. We’d like to hear from you.