Montgomery County, Alabama Population 2018

Montgomery County, Alabama's estimated population is 226,646 with a growth rate of -0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montgomery County, Alabama is the 4th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017226,646-746-0.33%
2016227,3926760.30%
2016226,716-286-0.13%
2015227,002-305-0.13%
2014227,307-620-0.27%
2013227,927-775-0.34%
2012228,702-460-0.20%
2011229,162-353-0.15%
2010229,51520,4309.77%
1990209,08512,0476.11%
1980197,03829,24817.43%
1970167,790-1,420-0.84%
1960169,21030,24521.76%
1950138,96524,54521.45%
1940114,42015,74915.96%
193098,67117,81822.04%
192080,853-1,325-1.61%
191082,17810,13114.06%
190072,04715,87528.26%
189056,1723,8167.29%
188052,3568,65219.80%
187043,7047,80021.72%
186035,9046,19320.84%
185029,7115,13720.90%
184024,57411,87993.57%
183012,6956,09192.23%
18206,6040.00%

Montgomery County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American129,205
White85,928
Asian5,109
Two or More Races3,888
Some Other Race2,830
American Indian and Alaska Native388
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander44

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Montgomery County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Montgomery County, Alabama Median Age

36


Total

34.3


Male

37.5


Female

Montgomery County, Alabama Adults

There are 174,637 adults, (30,243 of which are seniors) in Montgomery County, Alabama.

Montgomery County, Alabama Age Dependency

57.5

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

119,652

52.62%

Male

107,740

47.38%

Montgomery County, Alabama Households and Families

Montgomery County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montgomery County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All58.7%41.3%
Male50%50%
Non Family47.7%52.3%
Female43.4%56.6%

58.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montgomery County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All90,2812.4458.7
Married34,2393.0778.9
Non Family33,2031.247.7
Female18,4283.3343.4
Male4,4113.1850

3.08

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, Alabama Households

Montgomery County, Alabama Education

Montgomery County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,0364.69%
9th to 12th Grade14,7059.80%
High School Graduate38,10225.39%
Some College33,23722.15%
Associates Degree9,7806.52%
Bachelors Degree28,63919.08%
Graduate Degree18,57312.38%

Montgomery County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black79,34663,82917,365
White61,75257,44226,328
Asian3,6073,3412,198
Hispanic3,6022,059611
Multiple Races1,6831,521634
Other Race1,360796266
Native American22018241
Islander292518

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 62.07%.

Montgomery County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,039$38,526$28,019
Less Than High School$18,597$21,731$14,583
High School Grad$23,465$28,623$20,294
Some College$29,826$35,809$25,554
Bachelors Degree$44,415$56,384$37,791
Graduate Degree$56,920$77,535$50,692

$32,039

Average Earnings

$38,526

Average Male

$28,019

Average Female

Montgomery County, Alabama Language

Montgomery County, Alabama Language by Age

Montgomery County, Alabama Language

94.52% of Montgomery County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 5.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.42% of the population.

Montgomery County, Alabama Poverty

Montgomery County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black125,17635,75328.56%
White79,4077,0078.82%
Hispanic7,1452,88640.39%
Other2,78090732.63%
Multiple3,62585723.64%
Asian5,06157511.36%
Islander44920.45%
Native34661.73%

21.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.51%

Male Poverty Rate

22.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 40.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Alabama is Native, with 1.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.79%.

Montgomery County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.99%
High School20.10%
Some College14.78%
Bachelors or Greater4.26%

Montgomery County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.60%
Male Unemployed38.88%
Female Employed12.10%
Male Employed8.13%

Montgomery County, Alabama Income

Montgomery County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,358$63,847
Families$57,675$76,357
Married Families$83,036$100,533
Non Families$29,723$40,379

Montgomery County, Alabama Marital Status

Montgomery County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

36.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Montgomery County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Montgomery County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Montgomery County, Alabama Veterans

Montgomery County, Alabama Veterans by War

17,295

Number of Veterans

15,089

Male Veterans

2,206

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,289
First Gulf War5,444
Second Gulf War4,057
Korea1,318
World War II445

Montgomery County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 545,222
55 to 644,102
65 to 743,428
75+2,805
18 to 341,738

Montgomery County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black8,6419.04%
White8,13811.71%
2 or More28814.60%
Hispanic2375.69%
Asian1002.60%
Other825.39%
Indian289.12%
Hawaiian1847.37%

Montgomery County, Alabama Veterans by Education

8.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, Alabama Employment Status

Montgomery County, Alabama Employment by Age

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, Alabama Employment by Race

Montgomery County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Montgomery County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Montgomery205514200022-5492-2.67%
Pike Road53858777339262.99%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990