Official Zip Code NameButler
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code205
Alternate Zip Code NamesLAVACA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesRIDERWOOD
Current Population:4098
Racial Majority:White 60.67%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 80.5%
Unemployment Rate:8.95%
Median Household Income$30750
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48858
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24.1 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Choctaw
Elevation Range30 - 456 ft.
Area239 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.08958435, -88.22196198

Zip Code 36904 Description

Zip Code 36904 is located in the state of Alabama in the Meridian metro area. Zip code 36904 is primarily located in Choctaw County. The official US Postal Service name for 36904 is BUTLER, Alabama. Portions of zip code 36904 are contained within or border the city limits of Butler, AL, Needham, AL, and Lisman, AL. Zip code 36904 is within area code 205, area code 251 and area code 334. 36904 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 36904 is 8.95% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 36904 decreased to 4098 from 4692 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 36904 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 36904 public schools is Black. 81.5% of students in 36904 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2474 60.67% 2545 -3%
 Black Or African American 1497 36.71% 1480 +1%
 Hispanic 47 1.15% 27 +74%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 9 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.47% 21 +186%

Zip Code 36904 Race/Ethnicity

 White 17.9%
 Black Or African American 80.5%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 36904 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population40984692
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households1763
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30750
Income Under $50K Per Year70.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictAlabama 7
RepresentativeTerri Sewell
Average Real Estate Asking Price$117600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$174916
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)8.95%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.44%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.84%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65d - Southern Hilly Gulf Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 36904 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35374450596669686350423752
Avg Max Temp (°F)58637178849092918778686177
Avg Precip (In.)6.425.236.855.284.964.445.413.683.953.425.155.3260.1
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours