Jefferson Youth Detention Center in Birmingham, Alabama

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Jefferson Youth Detention Center Contact Information

View Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Jefferson Youth Detention Center, a Child, Youth, and Family Services, at 2nd Court North, Birmingham AL.

Jefferson Youth Detention Center
140 2nd Court North
Birmingham, Alabama, 35204
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

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Child, Youth, and Family Services Nearby

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About the Jefferson Youth Detention Center

The Jefferson Youth Detention Center, located in Birmingham, AL, is an agency that offers programs and services for children in the Jefferson County area. Children and Family Services promotes the economic and social well-being of children, youth, and families. Under the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), the Children and Family Services Office also provides protective services.

You may contact Children and Family Services for questions about:
  • Birmingham Child, Youth, and Family Services programs
  • Child abuse and child welfare in Birmingham
  • Social services programs
  • Jefferson County adoptions, foster care, and group homes
  • SNAP Food Stamp program in Birmingham, AL

Birmingham Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Birmingham Child Population by Age, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Relationship of Child to Householder, Income of Households With Children, and School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Birmingham Child Population by Age
 BirminghamJefferson County
Under Age 38,73325,669
Age 3 to 45,06617,114
Age 52,5858,711
Age 6 to 87,54025,360
Age 9 to 116,68125,261
Age 12 to 146,32724,873
Age 15 to 175,84124,919
Birmingham Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 BirminghamJefferson County
Children Living in Households42,743151,872
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units32.8%56.7%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units67.2%43.3%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households13,62185,123
Children Living With Male Householder3,4659,056
Children Living With Female Householder25,43656,926
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present6.9%5.0%
Birmingham Relationship of Child to Householder
 BirminghamJefferson County
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)82.0%86.2%
Other Relatives3.1%2.6%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.4%1.2%
Birmingham Income of Households With Children
 BirminghamJefferson County
Median Income of Households with Children$27,825$59,003
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance55.4%32.2%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line45.4%25.6%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line54.6%74.4%
Birmingham School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 BirminghamJefferson County
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)3,53711,359
Children Enrolled in Public School87.6%86.0%
Children Enrolled in Private School12.4%14.0%