Income/capita 48%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 20%
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Income per capita$15,519$24,736$29,829
Median household income$36,875$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,500$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,250$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$31,417$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$23,611$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level20.7%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Excel is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Excel is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Excel is 20% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Excel is 37% higher than the national average

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      Excel employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry27.5%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector16.4%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.6%
      Wholesale & retail services4.7%12.2%
      Public administration4.1%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.0%2.8%
      Education, health & social services10.5%22.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Monroeville, AL6,203$27,43350.4%
      Uriah, AL220$23,28957.9%
      Repton, AL192$22,50059.3%
      Frisco City, AL1,206$17,73167.9%
      Peterman, AL209$0100.0%
      Excel, AL985$36,87533.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Newhall, IA985$67,75022.5%
      Marion, LA985$31,64542.8%
      Brushy, OK985$34,00038.5%
      West Siloam Springs, OK985$33,75039.0%
      Papineau-Cameron, ON985n/a 
      Excel, AL985$36,87533.3%
      Source: The Excel, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).