Moody is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 12,593 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Moody is the 59th largest community in Alabama. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Moody, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Moody, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Moody’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Moody does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $61,049.00.
Moody real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Moody house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Moody is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Moody is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moody who work in sales jobs (17.14%), office and administrative support (15.01%), and management occupations (13.74%).
Also of interest is that Moody has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Moody has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Moody a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The population of Moody overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Moody, 21.45% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Moody in 2010 was $28,533, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,132 for a family of four. However, Moody contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Moody is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Moody home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moody residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Moody include English, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Moody is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Persian.