Moultrie is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 14,377 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Moultrie is the 65th largest community in Georgia.
Moultrie is a blue-collar town, with 35.98% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Moultrie is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Moultrie who work in food service (13.92%), sales jobs (9.90%), and office and administrative support (7.28%).
In Moultrie, just 12.11% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Moultrie in 2010 was $16,111, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $64,444 for a family of four. However, Moultrie contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Moultrie also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 35.99% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Moultrie is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Moultrie home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moultrie residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Moultrie also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.73% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Moultrie include German, Irish, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Moultrie is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.