Moulton is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 3,337 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Moulton is the 151st largest community in Alabama.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Moulton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.00% of the Moulton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Moulton is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Moulton who work in office and administrative support (20.26%), management occupations (7.11%), and sales jobs (5.35%).
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!) Moulton 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. Moulton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Moulton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Moulton may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Moulton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Moulton rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.35% of adults 25 and older in Moulton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Moulton in 2010 was $18,878, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $75,512 for a family of four.
Moulton is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Moulton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moulton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Moulton include English, German, Welsh, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Moulton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.