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BusinessWeek: Alabaster is Alabama’s Top Suburb

Where’s a good place to live in Alabama?

Walking trails like this one in Alabasters Lake Forest neighborhood help provide the quality of life Shelby Co. residents enjoy.

Walking trails like this one in Alabaster's Lake Forest neighborhood help provide the quality of life Shelby Co. residents enjoy.

We already know Shelby County is tough to beat.  But now, BusinessWeek magazine says Alabaster is the state’s most affordable suburb.

BusinessWeek determines which city in each state gets top honors by considering housing prices, crime, education, the economy, commute time and quality of life.

According to the magazine, Alabaster’s median household income stands at $69,443, the unemployment rate at 2.3% and the area enjoys an average commute time of 30 minutes.  Not bad…

Slowly but surely, the word continues to get out that Shelby county, Alabama is a great place to call home!

David