Mosses, Alabama Population 2020

875

Mosses is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 875, it is the 267th largest city in Alabama and the 10887th largest city in the United States. Mosses is currently declining at a rate of -1.69% annually and its population has decreased by -14.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,029 in 2010. Mosses reached it's highest population of 1,029 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Mosses has a population density of 185 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mosses is $35,851 with a poverty rate of 45.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $615 per month, and the median house value is $52,000. The median age in Mosses is 37 years, 36.6 years for males, and 37.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 74.5 males.

Mosses Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mosses was:

  • Black or African American: 99.72%
  • Two or more races: 0.28%
  • White: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mosses, Alabama is 875, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 905.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,029.

Mosses, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,07099.72%
Two or More Races30.28%

Mosses Population Pyramid 2020

Mosses Median Age

37


Total

36.6


Male

37.7


Female

Mosses Adults

There are 818 adults, (94 of whom are seniors) in Mosses.

Mosses Age Dependency

48.2

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mosses Sex Ratio

Female

615

57.32%

Male

458

42.68%

Mosses Households and Families

Mosses Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mosses Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73%27%
Male51.6%48.4%
Non Family48.9%51.1%
All43.8%56.3%
Female27.2%72.8%

43.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4162.5843.8
Female2023.0727.2
Non Family941.0348.9
Married892.9773
Male312.9451.6

2.95

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mosses Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade588.48%
9th to 12th Grade10715.64%
High School Graduate35351.61%
Some College8913.01%
Associates Degree324.68%
Bachelors Degree202.92%
Graduate Degree253.65%

Mosses Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black68151642
Multiple Races333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,441$25,855$17,434
Less Than High School$13,692$$13,663
High School Grad$24,539$26,406$23,162
Some College$31,071$44,063$22,375
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$16,250$$

$20,441

Average Earnings

$25,855

Average Male

$17,434

Average Female

Mosses Language

Mosses Language by Age

Mosses Language

100.00% of Mosses residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Mosses Poverty

Mosses Poverty by Race

45.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.59%

Male Poverty Rate

53.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mosses

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mosses is Black, with 45.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mosses is Black, with 45.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 27.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.38%.

Name Poverty
High School43.34%
Less Than High School42.42%
Some College19.83%
Bachelors or Greater4.44%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed55.74%
Female Employed38.91%
Male Employed0.00%

Mosses Income

Mosses Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,457$35,851
Families$25,921$38,811
Married Families$65,083-
Non Families$22,857$24,949

Mosses Marital Status

Mosses Marital Status

Marriage Rates

22.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.8%

Male Marriage Rate

17.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Mosses Married by Age and Sex

Mosses Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mosses Marital Status by Race

Mosses Veterans

18

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7
Korea3
Second Gulf War3
World War II
First Gulf War

$Mosses Veterans by Education

16.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mosses Employment Status

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

41.2%

Employment Rate

26.2%

Unemployment Rate

Mosses Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

95.43%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Mosses residents were born in the United States, with 95.43% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020875-15-1.69%
2019890-15-1.66%
2018905-12-1.31%
2017917-15-1.61%
2016932-10-1.06%
2015942-12-1.26%
2014954-16-1.65%
2013970-18-1.82%
2012988-27-2.66%
20111,015-14-1.36%
20101,0290.00%