Mosses, AL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Mosses, Alabama - Basic Facts

The Town of Mosses had a population of 960 as of July 1, 2018. Mosses ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Mosses is located at latitude 32.1888 and longitude -86.6794 in Lowndes County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mosses (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Lowndes County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 207 feet.

The Town of Mosses (GNIS ID: 2406201) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Mosses is located within Mosses Division of Lowndes County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mosses population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mosses: Moss.

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Mosses, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 960
Population in Households 960
Population in Familes 837
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 203
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $16,776
Average Household Income $32,692
Per Capita Income $12,161


Total Housing Units 402 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 252 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 97 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $68,831
Average Home Value $123,214


Total Households 349
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 253
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.84% -0.93%
Households -0.67% -0.7%
Families -0.79% -0.89%
Median Household Income   3.4%
Per Capita Income   3.81%

Mosses, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mosses to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 315 46th
Population Density # 340 42nd
Diversity Index # 463 20th
Median Household Income # 577 1st
Per Capita Income # 578 1st

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