Gilbertown, AL 36908 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36908: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gilbertown, AL 36908

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Choctaw County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.862, Longitude -88.343
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 75
  • PO Box Addresses: 152
  • Residential Addresses: 923
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 923

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Gilbertown, AL 36908 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,263
Daytime Population: Workers 466
Daytime Population: Residents 1,413
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,879
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 2,263
Population in Familes 1,950
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $38,631
Average Household Income $51,868
Per Capita Income $20,949


Total Housing Units 1,122 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 789 (70.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 125 (11.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 208 (18.5%)
Median Home Value $77,364
Average Home Value $119,011


Total Households 914
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 650
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.0% -0.49%
Households 0.09% -0.4%
Families -0.11% -0.53%
Median Household Income   1.08%
Per Capita Income   1.65%

Gilbertown, AL 36908 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36908 to the other 614 ZIP Codes in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 413 33rd
Population Density # 478 22nd
Diversity Index # 374 39th
Median Household Income # 338 45th
Per Capita Income # 346 44th

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