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. Moody has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Moody, where the median household income is $62,611.00.
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 sales jobs (15.46%), office and administrative support (12.59%), and management occupations (10.28%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Moody has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Moody has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Moody than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Moody may be for you.
The percentage of adults in Moody who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.13% of the adults in Moody have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Moody in 2018 was $27,348, 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 $109,392 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.