Excel is a town in Monroe County, Alabama. Its population as of 2011 is 567 people. It has a total area of 1.6 square miles, all of which is land.
The city has a supermarket, a Dollar General, a car wash, a laundromat, as well as a small diner. There is one bank branch here. Construction and manufacturing are the major economic activities here. Excel High School is the local public school. The closest hospital is the Monroe County Hospital, located 7 miles away, in Monroeville. Excel's cost of living is 16.80% lower than the country average, making living here comparatively cheaper.
The city gets 59 inches of rain annually. The number of days with any measurable precipitation, in a year, is 94. Snowfall is about an inch annually.