Bessemer is located in Alabama. Bessemer, Alabama has a population of 28,093. Bessemer is less family-centric than the surrounding county with 26% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 26%.
The median household income in Bessemer, Alabama is $36,042. The median household income for the surrounding county is $53,550 compared to the national median of $61,963. The median age of people living in Bessemer is 38.1 years.
The average high temperature in July is 93.6 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 30.8 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 59.38 inches per year, with inches of snow per year.