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Chelsea AL Ranked One of the Best Places to Raise a Family

July 25, 2019 3:22 pm Published by Comments Off on Chelsea AL Ranked One of the Best Places to Raise a Family

According to Niche.com, Chelsea was ranked one of the “2019 Best Places to Raise a Family” in Alabama. Niche named Chelsea Number 11 of 25 for one of the best places to raise a family. This is great for prospective Chelsea AL new homes buyers who are in the market for a new home.

Niche measured an array of factors from multiple sources to determine each city’s ranking. Access to family amenities, affordability, safety, and the quality of schools were instrumental in calculating the appeal of the area for families. The following list shows how each factor was calculated in percentages:

  • Children Below Poverty – 2.5 percent
  • Composite Overall – 5 percent
  • Cost of Living – 10 percent
  • Crime & Safety – 10 percent
  • Diversity – 5 percent
  • Family Amenities – 7.5 percent
  • Higher Education – 12.5 percent
  • Housing – 10 percent
  • Outdoor Activities – 5 percent
  • Percent of Households with Children – 5 percent
  • Public Schools – 20 percent
  • Residents 17 Years and Under – 2.5 percent
  • Walkability – 5 percent

Chelsea, located in Shelby County, is part of metro Birmingham and has a population of 12,199. This is a great place to call home and raise a family. Chelsea is family-oriented city that has great schools, a good economy, and an abundance of amenities for families of all ages. Living in Chelsea also provides convenient access to Birmingham without the hassle of living in the city. But don’t take our word for it. Give us a call at 205-980-3477 to learn more about why you should live in Chelsea and to learn about our available inventory of Chelsea AL new homes at Willow Branch. We are a proud builder in Chelsea’s Willow Branch community and offer families spacious new construction homes from the $300’s with three to five bedrooms, two to four baths, and a two-car garage.

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