Montgomery County, North Carolina Population 2018

Montgomery County, North Carolina's estimated population is 27,435 with a growth rate of -0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montgomery County, North Carolina is the 72nd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,435-40-0.15%
201627,475370.13%
201627,438-81-0.29%
201527,5191670.61%
201427,352-130-0.47%
201327,482-60-0.22%
201227,542-176-0.63%
201127,718-13-0.05%
201027,7314,38518.78%
199023,3468773.90%
198022,4693,20216.62%
197019,2678594.67%
196018,4081,1486.65%
195017,2609806.02%
194016,280620.38%
193016,2181,61111.03%
192014,607-360-2.41%
191014,9677705.42%
190014,1972,95826.32%
189011,2391,86519.90%
18809,3741,88725.20%
18707,487-162-2.12%
18607,64977711.31%
18506,872-3,908-36.25%
184010,780-139-1.27%
183010,9192,22625.61%
18208,6932633.12%
18108,4307539.81%
18007,6772,95262.48%
17904,7250.00%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,057
Black or African American5,166
Some Other Race433
Asian424
Two or More Races316
American Indian and Alaska Native75
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

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

Montgomery County, North Carolina 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, North Carolina Median Age

41.4


Total

39.5


Male

42.9


Female

Montgomery County, North Carolina Adults

There are 21,101 adults, (5,055 of which are seniors) in Montgomery County, North Carolina.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

14,038

51.09%

Male

13,437

48.91%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Households and Families

Montgomery County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montgomery County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Female52.2%47.8%
Male43%57%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montgomery County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,7812.4669.9
Married5,3243.1684.2
Non Family3,6251.1159.1
Female1,3712.9852.2
Male4613.643

3.1

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, North Carolina Households

Montgomery County, North Carolina Education

Montgomery County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6998.81%
9th to 12th Grade2,85314.80%
High School Graduate6,18332.08%
Some College3,89520.21%
Associates Degree1,8489.59%
Bachelors Degree2,06710.72%
Graduate Degree7303.79%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,44511,1662,609
Black3,4882,523145
Hispanic1,93078243
Asian282143
Other Race153109
Multiple Races866519
Native American4545

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 22.09%.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,284$31,997$22,654
Less Than High School$19,845$26,008$16,207
High School Grad$23,497$31,023$17,256
Some College$28,214$33,914$24,394
Bachelors Degree$40,977$51,111$36,979
Graduate Degree$44,736$81,875$42,676

$27,284

Average Earnings

$31,997

Average Male

$22,654

Average Female

Montgomery County, North Carolina Language

Montgomery County, North Carolina Language by Age

Montgomery County, North Carolina Language

84.57% of Montgomery County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 15.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.55% of the population.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Poverty

Montgomery County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,0402,98317.51%
Black4,7341,95641.32%
Hispanic4,11873817.92%
Other43315636.03%
Multiple2928629.45%
Native595593.22%

21.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.32%

Male Poverty Rate

24.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, North Carolina is Native, with 93.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, North Carolina is White, with 17.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.75%.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.49%
High School16.74%
Some College16.70%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.78%
Male Unemployed46.78%
Female Employed9.96%
Male Employed8.02%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Income

Montgomery County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,819$50,710
Families$48,113$60,363
Married Families$56,905$
Non Families$19,244$30,455

Montgomery County, North Carolina Marital Status

Montgomery County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Montgomery County, North Carolina 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 55To64.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by War

1,806

Number of Veterans

1,754

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam745
Korea226
First Gulf War185
Second Gulf War107
World War II88

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74584
75+434
35 to 54401
55 to 64331
18 to 3456

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5739.57%
Black2265.73%
Hispanic411.87%
2 or More75.74%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

11.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, North Carolina Employment Status

Montgomery County, North Carolina Employment by Age

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.1%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Montgomery County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Montgomery County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Troy35133414-99-2.82%
Biscoe17001679-21-1.24%
Mount Gilead11831171-12-1.01%
Star876868-8-0.91%
Candor 840832-8-0.95%
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