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Alabama

Alabama is a southeastern U.S. state that’s home to significant landmarks from the American Civil Rights Movement. The city of Birmingham's 16th Street Baptist Church, now a museum, was a protest headquarters in the 1960s. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s church and the Rosa Parks Museum, dedicated to the activist, can be found in the capital of Montgomery.

The state of Alabama has a population of 4,675,768, and is formerly abbreviated as AL. Alabama has 1,867,713 households in the state, with an average of 2.44 people living in each of them. Of the 4,675,768 people living in Alabama, 48.47% are male, 51.53% are female, 58.70% are married and 41.30% are single. 63.62% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $110,190 in the state.

Air quality in Alabama is rated at 62.2/100, and water quality at 76/100. There are 178.1 physicians in Alabama per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 10.70% in the state and the sales tax rate is 7.50%.

Average income per household in Alabama is $41,558. 18.36% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 18.29% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 0.34% earn more than $500,000 per year.

Alabama Area Codes

Area code 205 serves the state of Alabama. This area code was assigned on January 1st, 1947. On January 1st, 1947 it went into service. 205 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D. Area code 659 was proposed as an overlay for the areas covered by the 205 area code in 2001.

Area code 251 serves the state of Alabama. This area code was assigned on October 3rd, 2000. On June 18th, 2001 it went into service. 251 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D. Other dialing plans may apply at the discretion of the local service provider.

Area code 256 serves the state of Alabama. This area code was assigned on October 10th, 1997. On March 23rd, 1998 it went into service. 256 is a General Purpose Code. 256 service area does overlap with 938 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 334 serves the state of Alabama. This area code was assigned on January 26th, 1994. On January 15th, 1995 it went into service. 334 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D.

Area code 938 serves the state of Alabama. This area code was assigned on March 4th, 2009. On July 10th, 2010 it went into service. 938 is a General Purpose Code. 938 service area does overlap with 256 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.