Eldridge is a town in Walker County, Alabama. It is part of the Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area, and its total area of 0.7 square miles, all of which is land.
Construction, manufacturing, quarrying and natural gas extraction are the major contributors to the local economy. The closest hospital is the Northwest Regional Medical Center, located 15 miles away, in Winfield. Elridge's cost of living is 18.90% lower than the country average, making living here significantly cheaper.
The town gets 60 inches of rain annually. The number of days with any measurable precipitation, in a year, is 96. Snowfall is about an inch annually.