Wilmer, AL 36587 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36587: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wilmer, AL 36587

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mobile County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.815, Longitude -88.331
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 110
  • PO Box Addresses: 395
  • Residential Addresses: 3,921
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,921

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Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 36587 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 36587 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Alabama Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Wilmer, AL 36587 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 13,396
Population in Households 13,359
Population in Familes 11,726
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density2 117
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $50,580
Average Household Income $59,962
Per Capita Income $20,467


Total Housing Units 4,791 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,718 (77.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 843 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 230 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $121,651
Average Home Value $153,140


Total Households 4,561
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 3,573
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.95% 0.77%
Households 0.92% 0.74%
Families 0.75% 0.64%
Median Household Income   2.04%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Wilmer, AL 36587 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36587 to the other 613 ZIP Codes in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 134 78th
Population Density # 222 64th
Diversity Index # 444 28th
Median Household Income # 151 76th
Per Capita Income # 416 32nd

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