Bush Hills

Established int he 1930s, Bush Hills is a historic residential neighborhood centrally located between downtown Ensley and downtown Birmingham. Known for its winding boulevard that showcases some of the City's most regal and well-preserved homes, the Bush Hills community has worked hard to preserve charm and tranquility throughout the years. Young families are flocking to the area for its stellar housing stock and accessibility to work and play.

Home to Bush Hills Academy and Birmingham-Southern College, it is conveniently located near Interstates 59 and 65, as well as Birmingham Crossplex, Legion Field, and downtown Birmingham. 

ARCHITECTURE

Craftsman, Bungalow, Tudor, Victorian

LINKS

Email Bush Hill Neighborhood Association

NOTABLE NEIGHBORS

Motown man and Temptations falsetto Eddie Kendricks' parents called Bush Hills home.

Dr. Frank Adams, Sr. was a charter member of the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame. He learned to play clarinet from his brother, Oscar, who went on to become the first black Supreme Court Justice. Dr. Adams is currently Director of Education, Emeritus at the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame, located at Carver Theater in downtown's historic 4th Avenue District 

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