Chelsea Alabama homes for saleClose proximity to Birmingham, AL. Chelsea, AL is the perfect place to raise a family. Convenient to work, schools, shopping, entertainment and more.
The city of Chelsea, Alabama is located 18 miles southeast (about a 25 minute drive) from downtown Birmingham.
Chelsea has enjoyed rapid growth attracting many people who are looking for a suburban lifestyle combined with the convenience and close proximity to the cities of Birmingham, Hoover and Pelham. Convenient to highway 280, entertainment, schools and shopping.
Incorporated in 1996 (with a population of 906), Chelsea was named after a district in London, England (The same as Birmingham). The city had a population of 2,949 in 2000 and has more than tripled to 10,183 by the year 2010; making it the fastest growing city in Shelby County (which is the fastest growing county in the state of Alabama). Chelsea is rapidly growing with modern day commercial infrastructure and retail; yet the city remains poised for future growth.
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