Hoover, Alabama




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A Taste of Hoover, Alabama

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT HOOVER?

  1. Hoover is a city in Jefferson and Shelby Counties in north central Alabama, in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau the population was 73,000.

  2. The City of Hoover was incorporated in 1967. It was named after William H. Hoover, a local insurance company owner.

  3. Hoover has one television station ABC 33/40 with main studios within its city limits. The metro area has TV broadcasting stations that serve the Birmingham-Anniston-Tuscaloosa Designated Market Area (DMA) as defined by Nielsen Media Research. Charter Communications, Bright House Networks, and AT&T U-verse provide cable television service to specific communities in Hoover. DirecTV and Dish Network provide direct broadcast satellite television including both local and national channels to Hoover residents.

  4. According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $75,365, and the median income for a family was $89,513.

  5. No radio stations operate from Hoover though numerous stations from the Birmingham market serve the city. (WERC-FM is licensed to Hoover but its studio is located in Birmingham.)

Radio Stations:
WVSU 91.1 FM Birmingham, AL Smooth Jazz
WXJC 92.5 FM Cordova, AL Gospel Music
WTUG 92.9 FM Northport, AL Urban Contemporary
WBHJ 95.7 FM Midfield, AL Hip Hop
W241AI (WERC) (CP) 96.1 FM Gorgas, AL News/Talk
WBHK 98.7 FM Warrior, AL Urban Contemporary
W270BW (WENN) 101.9 FM Urban Contemporary
W270BW (WENN) (CP) 102.1 FM Urban Contemporary
WQEN 103.7 FM Trussville, AL Top-40
W281AB (WJLD) 104.1 FM Urban Contemporary
WERC 105.5 FM Hoover, AL News/Talk
W241BD (WBPT) (CP) 106.7 FM Calera, AL Classic Hits
WBPT 106.9 FM Homewood, AL Classic Hits
WUHT 107.7 FM Birmingham, AL Urban Contemporary
WAGG 610 AM Birmingham, AL Gospel Music
WJOX 690 AM Birmingham, AL Sports
WURL 760 AM Moody, AL Gospel Music
WENN 1320 AM Birmingham, AL Urban Contemporary
WBYE 1370 AM Calera, AL Gospel Music
WJLD 1400 AM Fairfield, AL Urban Contemporary

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Demographics of Hoover, Alabama

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

87.66%

6.77%

0.16%

2.89%

3.79%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Hoover, Alabama


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Creations Hair & Nail Studio -  (Crowning Touch) - Stylist: LaToya Jones - 3309 Lorna Rd. Suite E - Hoover, AL (205) 283-9738 - (visit website)

  2. Natural Beauty Boutique -  3237 Lorna Road, River Oaks Village Shopping Center. - Hoover, AL 35216 (205) 522-5307

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Etta Allen - Keller Williams Realty (visit website)

  2. Stephane Ford Remax Realtor (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Brighton Soul Food -  - 3804 Edwards Street, - Brighton, AL 35020-2218 (205) 424-2998

  2. Q & S Soul Food Restaurant -  215 41st Street South, Birmingham, AL 35222-1932 - (205) 591-1409

  3. Roxie B's Restaurant -  2321 Center Point Parkway, Ste 106, Center Point, AL 35215

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Professional Real Estate Agent for over 22 years. Etta Allen of Keller Williams in Hoover Alabama. For a free home evaluation visit ALhomevalues.com or EttaAllen.com

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Jobs from Indeed


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CHURCHES



  1. Bluff Park Baptist Church -  2211 McGwier Drive, - Hoover, Alabama 35226 (205) 822-3240 -  (visit website)

  2. Hunter Street Baptist Church -  2600 John Hawkins Parkway - Hoover, Alabama 35244 (205) 985-7295 -  (visit website)

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Complete Area Nightclub Listings -   (visit website)

  2. Martini Ultra Lounge -   2132 Lorna Ridge Lane, Hoover, AL 35216 (205) 823-7300 -   (visit website)

Lil Wayne at Martini Ultra Lounge in Hoover, AL   Lil Wayne at Martini Ultra Lounge in Hoover, AL (video)
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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Birmingham-Hoover, AL New Years Eve Events - (Oct) Phone (205) 682-8019  - - (visit website)

    Birmingham-Hoover, AL New Years Eve Event Guide New Years Parties, NYE Tickets, Photos, Videos, and More.


  2. Harvest Celebration - (Oct) Phone (205) 682-8019  - - (visit website)

    Free. Aldridge Botanical Gardens. Enjoy a day of family fun with folk artists, food vendors, entertainment, pumpkin painting, face painting, and more.


  3. Kids'/Family Fishing Day - (visit website)

    Trophies and cash awards for "most fish" and "largest fish." Preregistration required.


  4. The 4th Annual Preserve Jazz Festival - (visit website)

    The Preserve Jazz Festival is an early summer, world-class, outdoor jazz festival at The Preserve in beautiful Hoover, Alabama.

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