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Birmingham is a township in Chester County, in the Philadelphia-Camden metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Birmingham. For links to other places called Birmingham, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Birmingham is 39.908N. The longitude is -75.615W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 249 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 4,221.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Birmingham demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Chester County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 19317 ZIP code.
20% of Birmingham residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Birmingham ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Birmingham was $51,756, compared with $21,587 nationally.
73% of Birmingham residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Birmingham, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $913. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,305.
Chester County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Birmingham political report.
The average commute time for Birmingham workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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