The unincorporated community of Meadowbrook, Alabama is located in the Birmingham metropolitan area.
Most areas in Meadowbrook are very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Public green spaces are distributed sporadically, which makes it rather difficult to reach them. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby unincorporated communities.
In Meadowbrook, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. Most homes in this unincorporated community were constructed in the 1980s, during its biggest housing boom. This part of the Birmingham metropolitan area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the population of this unincorporated community own their home while renters make up the remainder.
Some house buyers in Meadowbrook may be able to reach the nearest supermarket on foot, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who value close by restaurants. With regards to education, there are only a limited number of primary schools in this unincorporated community and for this reason they can be an extended walk away. Furthermore, Meadowbrook does not contain any high schools.
This part of the Birmingham metropolitan area is very car friendly. The majority of houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, and finding a place to park is quite easy. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is very difficult in this unincorporated community. Thankfully, property owners benefit from a few bus lines. Traveling on foot is not very feasible for home buyers in Meadowbrook as very few daily needs can be carried out without the use of a car.