Moody, AL

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Living in Moody

Moody is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 13,065 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Moody is the 59th largest community in Alabama. Much of the housing stock in Moody was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Moody economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Moody, where the median household income is $63,607.00.

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, Moody isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Moody are a mix 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 office and administrative support (13.57%), sales jobs (12.91%), and management occupations (8.84%).

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.

One downside of living in Moody, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.38 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small city, Moody doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The education level of Moody citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.81% of adults 25 and older in Moody have a college degree.

The per capita income in Moody in 2018 was $28,388, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,552 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 Irish, English, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Moody is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Tagalog.