Birmingham Alabama Zoning Map

The Zoning Map for the City of Birmingham in Alabama divides the city’s real estate into zones based on land use and building regulations.

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  • Related Data e.g. permitted uses, maximum building height, maximum floor area ratio etc.

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Birmingham, Alabama Zoning Districts Explained

Zoneomics operates the most comprehensive zoning database for Birmingham Alabama and other zoning maps across the U.S. Zoneomics includes over 50 million real estate properties, each property features zoning code/district, permitted land uses, development standards, rezoning and variance data. Zoneomics attracts a large community of Alabama real estate professionals. Members from Alabama include brokers, investors and service providers, many of whom specialize in Alabama Real Estate.

Zone Code Zone Name
A1 Agricultural District
B1 Neighborhood Business District
B2 General Business District
B3 Community Business District
B4 Central Business District
B5 Mixed Business District
B6 Health And Institutional District
C1 C1
C2 C2
D1 D1
D2 D2
D3 D3
D4 D4
D5 D5
D6 D6
E1 Estate District
I1 I1
I2 I2
I3 I3
I4 I4
M1A General Industrial District
M1 Light Industrial District
M2 Heavy Industrial District
M3 Planned Industrial District
M4 Special Mining And Lumbering District
MXD Mixed Used District
O&I Office And Institutional District
PRD Planned Recreational District
R1 SingleFamily District
R2 SingleFamily District
R3 SingleFamily District
R4A Medium Density Residential District
R4 TwoFamily And SemiAttached Dwelling District
R5 Multiple Dwelling District
R6 Multiple Dwelling District
R7 Multiple Dwelling District
R8 Planned Residential District

What is Zoning?

Zoning codes are a century old, and the lifeblood of all major U.S. cities, determining what can be built where and what activities can take place in a neighborhood. Zoning is how cities control the development and use of land. Zoning defines the legally permitted and prohibited uses of a piece of land, determining if plot of land can be used for commercial, industrial, residential or agricultural purposes. Essentially, it determines what can and cannot be built on a property.

Zoning and Real Estate Values

Zoning is the first stage of the home life cycle and a key influence on all other stages. Zillow has identified that zoning regulations are so important that they impact home values. Zillow Research found that home values grew most in markets with the strictest land use regulations. Home values in the most restrictive metropolitan areas grew an average of 23.4%, more than double the home value appreciation in the least restrictive metros. Zoning regulations are determined locally and some cities can have more restrictive regulation systems than others. However, within a city’s zoning system individual zones can be more restrictive and less restrictive, including different single family zones.

Zoneomics has the largest breadth of zoning data coverage with over— 20 zoning related insights for you to integrate and expand your database. Including permitted land uses, rezonings, variances, density controls, built form controls, envelopes, housing supply data, employment generation, underutilized parcels, short term rental permissibility, proponents and developers

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