Moody, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 12,457 (55% urban, 45% rural). Population change since 2000: +54.7%
Males: 5,908  (47.4%)
Females: 6,549  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35004.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,255 (it was $39,500 in 2000)
Moody:

$62,255
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,844 (it was $18,208 in 2000)

Moody town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $138,234 (it was $90,900 in 2000)
Moody:

$138,234
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $132,606; Detached houses: $140,061; Townhouses or other attached units: $127,464; Mobile homes: $32,563

Median gross rent in 2013: $924.

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  • Races in Moody, AL (2013)

    Moody races chart
    • 10,67389.1%White alone
    • 7636.4%Black alone
    • 1881.6%Two or more races
    • 1771.5%Asian alone
    • 1651.4%Hispanic
    • 100.08%American Indian alone

Races in Moody detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Moody: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (32.8%), Irish (11.7%), English (10.3%), German (10.3%), French (2.8%), Scottish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1962

Elevation: 683 feet

Land area: 23.9 square miles.

Population density: 521 people per square mile   (low).

Moody,AL real estate house value index trend

Moody, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Moody:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Moody town:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

50 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Moody, Alabama as of May 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Moody to the number of sex offenders is 12,150 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $503 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $419 (0.5%)

Moody satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (18.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (574.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Leeds, AL (2.2 miles ), Branchville, AL (2.3 miles ), Margaret, AL (2.5 miles ), Trussville, AL (2.5 miles ), Dunnavant, AL (2.5 miles ), Argo, AL (2.7 miles ), Odenville, AL (2.9 miles ), Vandiver, AL (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 46 buildings, average cost: $67,600
  • 1998: 81 buildings, average cost: $63,100
  • 1999: 101 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 2000: 79 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2001: 86 buildings, average cost: $78,200
  • 2002: 126 buildings, average cost: $84,200
  • 2003: 173 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2004: 342 buildings, average cost: $83,900
  • 2005: 351 buildings, average cost: $84,700
  • 2006: 359 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2007: 170 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2008: 74 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2009: 55 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 2010: 57 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 2011: 66 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2012: 44 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 2013: 36 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2014: 53 buildings, average cost: $121,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.59 N, Longitude: 86.50 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,333 (-27.3%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 560 (9.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Moody household income distribution Moody home values distribution

Crime rates in Moody by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2011 2012
Murders 0001001
per 100,000 0.00.00.010.10.00.08.4
Rapes 0112100
per 100,000 0.011.210.720.29.20.00.0
Robberies 8215722
per 100,000 98.522.310.750.664.517.016.8
Assaults 674111215
per 100,000 73.978.142.610.19.2101.9126.2
Burglaries 41475949565634
per 100,000 504.7524.3628.7496.1515.6475.3286.0
Thefts 189176147203249203134
per 100,000 2,326.41,963.41,566.32,055.32,292.61,723.01,127.1
Auto thefts 19132525242011
per 100,000 233.9145.0266.4253.1221.0169.892.5
Arson N/AN/A1N/A00N/A
per 100,000 N/AN/A10.7N/A0.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.2) 203.1167.7157.2202.5184.6149.8126.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Moody detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 19 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Alabama average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +900 (+12.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Moody: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Moody, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Moody-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Moody town center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 tornado 21.5 miles away from the town center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Moody-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 45.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from Moody center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 77.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 176.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 105.8 miles away from Moody center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Moody topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Moody:

  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - TRUSSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TRUSSVILLE, AL)
  • KIRKWOOD BY THE RIVER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER EAST (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • DCI PELL CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM EAST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • DAVITA CENTER POINT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; CENTER POINT, AL)
  • SOUTHERN CARE BIRMINGHAM (Hospital, about 12 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

airports located in Moody:

Amtrak station near Moody:

  • 19 miles: BIRMINGHAM (1819 MORRIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moody:

  • Jefferson State Community College (about 13 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,041)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 20 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 20 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 21 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 25 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 38 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • University of Montevallo (about 40 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)

Public high school in Moody:

  • MOODY HIGH SCH (Students: 632, Location: 714 HIGH SCHOOL DR, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Moody:

  • MOODY ELEM SCH (Students: 736, Location: 1006 H L BLOCKER CIR, Grades: PK-3)
  • MOODY MIDDLE SCH (Students: 494, Location: 696 HIGH SCHOOL DRIVE, Grades: 4-6)
  • MOODY JR HIGH SCH (Students: 338, Location: 600 HIGH SCHOOL DRIVE, Grades: 7-8)
See full list of schools located in Moody

Library in Moody:

  • MOODY - DORIS STANLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $118,147; Location: 1515 BOOKMARK LANE; 19,206 books; 281 audio materials; 712 video materials; 98 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Moody is a growing community. We offer affordable new housing and a 20 minute commute to the Honda Manufacturing Plant.

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Notable location: Moody Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Moody include: Fairview Freewill Baptist Church (A), Happy Home Church (B), Mount Olive Baptist Church (C), Acmar Church (D), Acmar Community Church (E), Bethel Baptist Church (F), Marketta Baptist Church (G), Moody Tabernacle (H), The Church of the Valley (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Moody Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Catfish Lake (A), Halls Lake (B), Lake Joyce (C), Lazy V Lake (D), James Lake (E), Lake Melanie (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Big Black Creek (A), Head Springs (B), Kerr Branch (C), Little Black Creek (D), Hawkins Branch (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Moody: Cedar Springs Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Supershow Promotions (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2206 Moody Parkway) (1), Skate Express (Arcades & Amusements; 661 Ashley Drive) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Birmingham/Moody Super 8 Motel (2451 Moody Pkwy) (1), Super 8 Motel (2451 Moody Parkway) (2), Super 8 Moody (2451 Moody Parkway) (3), James Robert CO (930 Markeeta Spur Road) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 92.9. This is worse than average.

City:

92.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.223. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.223
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.20
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.0%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.8% for Black residents, 60.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 88.4% for other race residents, 7.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.2%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.0%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Moody (2011 data):

  • Metro Bank: Moody Branch at 2603 Moody Parkway, branch established on 2009/04/06. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $627.7 mil, Deposits: $557.5 mil, headquarters in Pell City, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Moody Branch at 2821 Moody Pkwy, branch established on 1973/06/09. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Covenant Bank: Moody Branch at 2460 Moody Parkway, branch established on 1999/03/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $98.9 mil, Deposits: $81.7 mil, headquarters in Leeds, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Covenant Bancgroup, Inc.
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Moody Branch at 2450 Moody Parkway, branch established on 1992/12/14. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Moody Branch at 2301 Moody Parkway, branch established on 1992/03/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Alabama average:

11.9

Moody travel time to work - commute Moody mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Moody town (based on St. Clair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,066121
Mainline Protestant2,85618
Black Protestant1,77812
Catholic1,0561
Other122
None43,825-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
St. Clair County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
St. Clair County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
St. Clair County:

5.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

33.9%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Moody:

46.4%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Moody:

42.3%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Moody:

29.0
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Moody:

24.0%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.3%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Moody:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Moody:

35.8%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Moody:

53.6%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Moody:

77.9%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Moody, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$8,269$33,0760$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,060$42,3600$0
Judicial and Legal 2$7,060$42,3600$0
Police Protection - Officers 17$53,887$38,0380$0
Police - Other 2$3,097$18,5822$2,013
Firefighters 14$39,141$33,5490$0
Streets and Highways 11$26,535$28,9470$0
Welfare 0$0 2$1,915
Parks and Recreation 5$11,871$28,4900$0
Local Libraries 2$4,255$25,5301$1,107
Other and Unallocable 2$5,141$30,8460$0
Totals for Government 60$166,316$33,2635$5,035

Moody government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $815,000 ($65.43)
    Central Staff Services: $667,000 ($53.54)
    Regular Highways: $465,000 ($37.33)
    Fire Protection: $396,000 ($31.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $263,000 ($21.11)
    Libraries: $75,000 ($6.02)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($1.61)
    Health Services - Other: $11,000 ($0.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $515,000 ($41.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $432,000 ($34.68)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,286,000 ($103.24)

Moody government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $93,000 ($7.47)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($0.96)
    All Other: $10,000 ($0.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $326,000 ($26.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $17,000 ($1.36)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $136,000 ($10.92)
    Interest Earnings: $43,000 ($3.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $89,000 ($7.14)
    Highways: $55,000 ($4.42)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,351,000 ($108.45)
    NEC: $497,000 ($39.90)
    Public Utilities: $153,000 ($12.28)
    Property: $98,000 ($7.87)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $80,000 ($6.42)
    Motor Vehicle License: $29,000 ($2.33)
    Other Selective Sales: $25,000 ($2.01)

Moody government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,577,000 ($688.53)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $161,000 ($12.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,337,000 ($669.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $401,000 ($32.19)

Moody government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,089,000 ($87.42)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $743,000 ($59.65)

6.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,978 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($230 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  2.63% ($44,212 average AGI)
from Talladega County, AL  0.53% ($32,178)
from Shelby County, AL  0.48% ($43,250)


6.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,214 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($353 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  2.21% ($33,204 average AGI)
to Shelby County, AL  0.52% ($45,076)
to Talladega County, AL  0.52% ($37,621)

Strongest AM radio stations in Moody:

  • WURL (760 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MOODY, AL; Owner: THE BILL DAVISON EVANGELISTIC ASSOC)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Moody:

  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Moody:

  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WBMG-LP (Channel 38; MOODY, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Moody fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Moody fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 67m220ftTotal length
  • $41,616,000Total costs
  • 276,325Total average daily traffic
  • 54,984Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 51940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Moody, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Moody)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 33.586111 Lon: -86.477778, Call Sign: WQRR867
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.487 MHz, 466.662 MHz, 468.987 MHz, 469.525 MHz, 469.912 MHzGrant Date: 07/16/2013, Expiration Date: 07/16/2023, Certifier: Matt CurtisRegistrant: Sullivan Communications, 202 Business Center Drive, Birmingham, AL 35244, Phone: (205) 988-5522, Fax: (205) 988-3125, Email:
  • Lat: 33.594639 Lon: -86.486111, Call Sign: WQWG629
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.487 MHz, 463.550 MHz, 464.350 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 469.350 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/2015, Expiration Date: 08/17/2025, Certifier: Thomas L Greene JrRegistrant: Falcon Direct, Inc., 36-20th Ave Nw, Birmingham, AL 35215, Phone: (205) 854-2611, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • AL0052, 230 Franklin Gap Road (Lat: 33.569000 Lon: -86.545389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 58.8 m, Call Sign: WQMP920
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/19/2010, Expiration Date: 10/19/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Dan MieszalaRegistrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:
  • AL0053, 701 Park Avenue (Lat: 33.583306 Lon: -86.496694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQMP922
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/19/2010, Expiration Date: 10/19/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Dan MieszalaRegistrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:
  • AG MOODY, 230 Franklin Gap Road (Lat: 33.568972 Lon: -86.545361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 58.8 m, Call Sign: WQOC203
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/08/2011, Expiration Date: 08/08/2021, Certifier: Christopher L HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • BRAGGSVILLE, 701 Park Avenue (Lat: 33.583500 Lon: -86.496944), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQVQ855
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11685.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/17/2015, Expiration Date: 04/17/2025, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Moody)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Moody)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED70$144,00735$126,597191$155,5996$88,7578$84,5797$42,956
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$166,2702$179,18014$142,9760$01$47,3402$19,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$132,6959$80,08671$151,2725$59,5503$128,9337$53,826
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$138,16010$157,17684$153,9461$147,6002$110,3451$40,790
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$156,0751$156,04016$155,2971$71,3701$40,6801$64,780

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.01 , 0401.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$175,74215$174,673
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$253,8504$198,835
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$81,6101$161,260
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$98,690
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$118,635

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.01 , 0401.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Moody, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2676.6 years
William2472.2 years
John1975.9 years
Charles1672.0 years
Mary1575.5 years
Robert1469.6 years
Virginia974.6 years
Mildred885.5 years
David858.5 years
Dorothy875.9 years
Most common last names in Moody, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1574.9 years
Johnson1070.4 years
Davis757.6 years
Jones777.7 years
Taylor785.0 years
Lee779.9 years
Robinson574.6 years
Moore561.8 years
Williams578.7 years
Evans564.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Moody, AL
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Super 81
CVS1U-Haul1
FedEx2UPS2
H&R Block1Waffle House1
Subway1

Moody compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Moody on our top lists:

  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Tommy Wayne Gill (1)
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