Moberly, MO


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Living in Moberly

Moberly is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 13,919 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Moberly is the 54th largest community in Missouri.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Moberly is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Moberly is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Moberly who work in office and administrative support (16.87%), sales jobs (14.22%), and management occupations (7.88%).

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.69 minutes getting to work every day.

The percentage of adults in Moberly with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.49% of adults in Moberly have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Moberly in 2010 was $15,461, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,844 for a family of four. However, Moberly contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Moberly is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Moberly home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moberly residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Moberly include English, Irish, French , and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Moberly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.