The city of Fultondale, Alabama is situated in the Birmingham metropolitan area.
Fultondale is good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as the streets are tranquil - although that is not the case near Interstate 65 or one of the railway lines. Parks aren't well-spread out, which makes them very difficult to access from numerous locations within the city.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly two thirds of buildings in Fultondale, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. This city also has quite a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the dwellings in the city are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented. The median year of construction for buildings in this part of the Birmingham metropolitan area is 1985.
High schools and primary schools are not numerous in Fultondale, and therefore not always within walking distance. With regards to eating, some property owners in this city may be able to do groceries on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. A small number of restaurants are available in Fultondale as well.
This city is very car friendly. The majority of homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 65, and it is very easy to park. On the other hand, it is very difficult for pedestrians to get around in Fultondale because very few daily needs can be met by walking.