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Apartments for rent in Birmingham, MI

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See what Birmingham, MI has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Birmingham Demographics

Education

High School

10%

Associate's

17%

Bachelor's

44%

Master's

27%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

50%

3 people

17%

4 people

21%

5 people

8%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

20%

50-100k

20%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

12%

200k+

31%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

14%

20-45

27%

45-65

30%

65+

16%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Birmingham?

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24-$1445$1772$2175
Jan '24-$1445$1772$2175
Dec '23-$1445$1772$2175
Nov '23-$1445$1585$2220
Oct '23-$1445$1662$2220
Sep '23-$1445$1600$2220
Aug '23-$1422$1562$2220
Jul '23-$1427$1510$2220
Jun '23-$1433$1510$2120
May '23-$1439$1510$2120
Apr '23-$1445$1395$2120
Mar '23-$1445$1395$2120
Feb '23-$1445$1395$2120

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Birmingham

Birmingham Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

27%

15-30 Mins

37%

30-40 Mins

20%

40-60 Mins

13%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7171

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Percentage: 5252

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Top Scores: Parks, Health, Art

Things To Do In Birmingham

Top Score

Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Birmingham is shrubby, not shabby.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. Significantly more parks than average
  3. 74% more parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We'd be gym buddies with Birmingham.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. Significantly more gyms than average
  3. Significantly more gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Birmingham has the right frame of mind for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. Significantly more fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Birmingham doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 47% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 57% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Birmingham serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 7% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 35% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Birmingham.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 23% more coffee shops than average
  3. 5% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Birmingham is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Birmingham.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 28% fewer shops than average
  3. 38% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Birmingham's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 37% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 50% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Birmingham Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 11 of 11 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 11 of 11 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 11 of 11 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 11 of 11 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 9 of 11 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 10 of 11 renters

Birmingham Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Birmingham

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What You Need to Know

Renter Articles

All About

Living in Birmingham, MI

Birmingham is a town in Michigan with a population of approximately 21,000. At an average age of just over 39, the city's population ranks around the middle compared to other cities in Michigan, which has an average age of 38. Renters tend to be in the minority in Birmingham, and 75% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs could be playing a role, as the average rent of $1,470/month is substantially higher than the state average of $874.

There are three primary industries in Birmingham: scientific, manufacturing, and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 27% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's residents work in management, as 14% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of just over $128K, eighth-highest in Michigan, Birmingham workers are generally well-compensated for their efforts. Birmingham's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Birmingham has a large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 19% possess a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Further, 27% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.

Birmingham has an average commute time of about 25 minutes. Many residents (46%) drive their car or truck to work, while public transportation isn't extensively used. Few workers commute on foot.

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