The neighborhood of Brown Springs is located within the city of Birmingham, Alabama.
The character of Brown Springs is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to discover, which makes it very easy to get to them. Most areas in this part of Birmingham are very quiet, as the streets tend to be very calm.
In Brown Springs, around half of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened in the 1960s and 1970s. This part of Birmingham is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 70% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 30% are owners.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this neighborhood. With regards to eating, the closest supermarket in Brown Springs is typically only a rather short walk away.
Brown Springs is especially car friendly. It is straightforward to find a place to park, and many houses for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. However, this neighborhood is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are usually nearby. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not particularly suitable for walking since few common errands can be run on foot.