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ZIP Code 36439

Primary City:Excel, AL (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Central (1:58pm)
Coordinates:31.5, -87.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36439

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36439. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 36439. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36439, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Excel, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36439 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36439 is located in southwest Alabama and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 36439 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36439 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 583
Population Density 390 people per sq mi
Housing Units 229
Median Home Value $102,700
Land Area 1.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 212
Median Household Income $40,156

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 280 48%
 Female 303 52%


 White 538 92%
 Black Or African American 25 4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 10 2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 131 62%
 Single Guardian 32 15%
 Singles 43 20%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 119 56%
 Households with Kids 93 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36439 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36439 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 2000s. Looking at 36439 real estate data, the median home value of $102,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 36439 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36439 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 583 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 105 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 69 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 17%
 Households Vacant 17 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 20%
 3+ Bedroom 32 80%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $40,156 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36439 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 36439 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 147 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 50 16%
 No Earnings 108 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 147 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 50 16%
 No Earnings 108 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 188 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 23 19%
 High School Graduate 60 49%
 Associate's degree 5 4%
 Bachelor's degree 17 14%
 Master's degree 17 14%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 108 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36439

ZIP Code 36439 is in the Monroe County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36439.

Excel High School
3010 Hwy 136 West
Excel, AL 36439
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monroe County School District

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