Montgomery County, Virginia Population 2018

Montgomery County, Virginia's estimated population is 98,559 with a growth rate of 1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montgomery County, Virginia is the 19th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201798,5591,3321.37%
201697,227-1,213-1.23%
201698,4409550.98%
201597,4852350.24%
201497,2505240.54%
201396,7261,0551.10%
201295,6718300.88%
201194,8412570.27%
201094,58420,67127.97%
199073,91310,39716.37%
198063,51616,35934.69%
197047,15714,23443.23%
196032,9233,14310.55%
195029,7808,57440.43%
194021,2061,6018.17%
193019,6051,0105.43%
192018,5951,3277.68%
191017,2681,4168.93%
190015,852-1,890-10.65%
189017,7421,0496.28%
188016,6934,13732.95%
187012,5561,93918.26%
186010,6172,25827.01%
18508,35995412.88%
18407,405-4,901-39.83%
183012,3063,57340.91%
18208,7333243.85%
18108,409-635-7.02%
18009,044-4,184-31.63%
179013,2280.00%

Montgomery County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White83,979
Asian6,032
Black or African American4,239
Two or More Races1,931
Some Other Race794
American Indian and Alaska Native207
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander45

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

Montgomery County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Montgomery County, Virginia Median Age

27.9


Total

26.4


Male

30


Female

Montgomery County, Virginia Adults

There are 81,671 adults, (10,695 of which are seniors) in Montgomery County, Virginia.

Montgomery County, Virginia Age Dependency

37

Age Dependency Ratio

15.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

46,863

48.20%

Male

50,364

51.80%

Montgomery County, Virginia Households and Families

Montgomery County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montgomery County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All53.6%46.4%
Male52.4%47.6%
Female45.5%54.5%
Non Family30.2%69.8%

53.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montgomery County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,7012.4753.6
Non Family16,2951.8230.2
Married15,573379.4
Female2,3593.1645.5
Male1,4742.9152.4

2.95

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, Virginia Households

Montgomery County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7683.29%
9th to 12th Grade2,8915.37%
High School Graduate11,87022.06%
Some College8,70716.18%
Associates Degree3,8097.08%
Bachelors Degree12,13622.56%
Graduate Degree12,61923.46%

Montgomery County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,18443,05220,610
Asian2,6282,5202,282
Black1,9421,699785
Hispanic1,2251,068649
Multiple Races629587381
Other Race234191138
Native American19119139
Islander45459

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 86.83%.

Montgomery County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,328$44,305$30,933
Less Than High School$20,655$21,369$19,235
High School Grad$27,615$35,548$22,495
Some College$31,888$40,625$25,465
Bachelors Degree$40,705$49,146$35,301
Graduate Degree$54,783$70,750$45,299

$37,328

Average Earnings

$44,305

Average Male

$30,933

Average Female

Montgomery County, Virginia Language

Montgomery County, Virginia Language by Age

Montgomery County, Virginia Language

89.67% of Montgomery County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 4.28% of the population.

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White74,39116,15621.72%
Asian5,4351,78432.82%
Black3,7411,60042.77%
Multiple1,79274641.63%
Hispanic2,56274228.96%
Other72842858.79%
Native2074923.67%

24.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.06%

Male Poverty Rate

22.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia is Other, with 58.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia is White, with 21.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.01%.

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.90%
High School12.91%
Some College9.56%
Bachelors or Greater6.75%

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.16%
Male Unemployed38.24%
Female Employed15.48%
Male Employed14.12%

Montgomery County, Virginia Income

Montgomery County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,712$69,883
Families$71,515$94,529
Married Families$80,944$
Non Families$24,560$39,077

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.7%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Montgomery County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans by War

4,572

Number of Veterans

4,313

Male Veterans

259

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,668
Second Gulf War788
First Gulf War747
Korea502
World War II422

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,248
35 to 541,171
65 to 741,016
55 to 64706
18 to 34431

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,3106.09%
Black1795.35%
2 or More483.64%
Hispanic472.06%
Asian290.56%
Indian62.90%

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans by Education

10.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, Virginia Employment Status

Montgomery County, Virginia Employment by Age

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, Virginia Employment by Race

Montgomery County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Montgomery County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Blacksburg426074503824315.71%
Christiansburg209612208811275.38%
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