Moody, TX Population

Population: 1,400. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,393 (-0.5% change)
Males: 647 (46.2%), Females: 753 (53.8%)

McLennan County

Zip code: 76557

Median resident age: 36.4 years
Median household income: $26,974
Median house value: $43,900

Races in Moody:

  • White Non-Hispanic (75.5%)
  • Hispanic (14.9%)
  • Black (8.8%)
  • Other race (6.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Irish (15.4%), German (12.1%), United States (9.3%), English (7.4%), Italian (2.0%), Dutch (1.9%).

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Moody

  • High school or higher: 59.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 31.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Moody city

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

3.8% Foreign born (3.2% Latin America, 0.4% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +67 (+5.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Moody:

  • KINGS DAUGHTERS HOSPITAL (about 16 miles; TEMPLE, TX)
  • PROVIDENCE HEALTH CENTER (about 17 miles; WACO, TX)
  • SCOTT & WHITE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; TEMPLE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Moody:

  • DRAUGHON-MILLER CENTRAL TEXAS REGIONAL (about 12 miles; TEMPLE, TX; Abbreviation: TPL)
  • WACO REGIONAL (about 23 miles; WACO, TX; Abbreviation: ACT)
  • KILLEEN MUNI (about 28 miles; KILLEEN, TX; Abbreviation: ILE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Moody:

  • MC GREGOR EXECUTIVE (about 13 miles; WACO, TX; Abbreviation: PWG)
  • VALLEY MILLS MUNI (about 22 miles; VALLEY MILLS, TX; Abbreviation: 9F1)
  • WILDCAT CANYON (about 25 miles; CHINA SPRING, TX; Abbreviation: 3T8)
Amtrak stations near Moody:

  • 10 miles: MCGREGOR (1 AMTRAK BLVD.). Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: TEMPLE (315 WEST AVE. B). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moody:

  • TEMPLE COLLEGE (about 15 miles; TEMPLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,054)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MARY HARDIN-BAYLOR (about 19 miles; BELTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,257)
  • MCLENNAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 23 miles; WACO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,658)
  • BAYLOR UNIVERSITY (about 24 miles; WACO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 13,183)
  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-WACO (about 29 miles; WACO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,218)
  • CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 34 miles; KILLEEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,777)
  • AUSTIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 72 miles; AUSTIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 12,819)

Schools

Public high school in Moody:

  • MOODY H S (Students: 222; Location: 107 CORA LEE LN; Grades: 09 – 12)