Moulton lies at the heart of a group of towns and villages that includes Northwich, Davenham, Winsford and Middlewich each with its individual character and amenities. Buses between Moulton and the surrounding villages pass adjacent to Weavers Grange, some of them also serving the train station at Winsford, two and a half miles away, from where there are direct trains from Winsford to Liverpool Lime Street, around 40 minutes, and Birmingham New Street, a journey of just over an hour. Local shops include a post office and a Co-op food store, both within a few minutes walk of Weaver Grange, and a pharmacy around a mile away in neighbouring Davenham. There is also a Chinese food takeaway in the village. Winsford, less than three miles to the south, has a wider selection of retailers including a selection of high street names, department stores, fashion and food in the covered Winsford Cross Shopping Centre, and the choice of supermarkets includes a Tesco store in Leftwich less than two miles away. Moulton village has recycling facilities for glass bottle and jars opposite the Co-op.
The picturesque River Weaver, a navigable waterway to the west of the village, is widely used by pleasure craft, and it also provides miles of pleasant towpaths for walking or cycling. Winsford Leisure Centres, with swimming pools, a gym and squash courts, is the closest of several nearby gyms and sports facilities. Moulton Primary School was assessed in 2013 as a well-led school with consistently good teaching, some of it outstanding, and pupil behaviour and safety was judged to be outstanding. Pupils from Moulton usually move on to County High School Leftwich, which has an excellent educational record. The County High School is less than two miles from Weaver Grange and in addition to the buses, there is a recommended walking and cycling route from Moulton. There is a large Medical Centre and a dental surgery less than two miles away in Northwich, and a second medical practice just a little further away in Wharton.