Vestavia Hills, Alabama

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Vestavia Hills, Alabama
City
Location in Jefferson County and the state of Alabama
Location in Jefferson County and the state of Alabama
Country United States
State Alabama
Counties Jefferson, Shelby
Area
 • Total 14.6 sq mi (37.9 km2)
 • Land 14.6 sq mi (37.9 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 951 ft (290 m)
Population (2006)[1]
 • Total 31,051
 • Density 1,676.4/sq mi (819.29/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 35216, 35226, 35242
Area code(s) 205
FIPS code 01-78552
GNIS feature ID 0153841

Vestavia Hills is a city in Jefferson and Shelby Counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. It is a suburb of the city of Birmingham.

Notable residents[change | change source]

  • Spencer Bachus - U. S. Representative for the 6th District of Alabama (R)
  • Pat Du Pre - Former top 20 professional tennis player; collegiate star at Stanford
  • Chris Hammond - Major League Baseball Pitcher (Reds, Marlins, Braves, Yankees, A's, Padres)
  • Eli Gold - Nationally known Sportscaster
  • Michael Papajohn - Hollywood Actor, Producer & Stuntman
  • Richard Scrushy - founder and former CEO of the physical rehabilitation healthcare company HealthSouth
  • Jeff Sessions - U. S. Senator from Alabama (R)
  • Don Siegelman - Former Governor of Alabama (D)
  • Bart Starr - American football quarterback
  • Jabo Waggoner - Alabama State Senator, Senate Minority Leader (R)
  • George B. Ward - former mayor of Birmingham

References[change | change source]

  1. "Annual Estimates of the Population for Incorporated Places in Alabama, Listed Alphabetically: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006" (CSV). 2007 Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. June 28 2007. Retrieved June 28, 2007.  Check date values in: |date= (help)