Montgomery County, Virginia Population 2019

Montgomery County, Virginia's estimated population is 98,283 with a growth rate of 0.03% 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
201898,9857020.71%
201798,283290.03%
201698,2549060.93%
201597,3482310.24%
201497,1175230.54%
201396,5949450.99%
201295,6499220.97%
201194,7271680.18%
201094,55920,64627.93%
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%

How Many People Live in Montgomery County, Virginia?

98,283

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84,16386.15%
Asian6,3176.47%
Black or African American4,4264.53%
Two or More Races1,6781.72%
Some Other Race7880.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native2860.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander340.03%

Montgomery County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Montgomery County, Virginia Median Age

28.2


Total

26.6


Male

30.7


Female

Montgomery County, Virginia Adults

There are 82,331 adults, (11,255 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery County, Virginia.

Montgomery County, Virginia Age Dependency

37.4

Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

47,244

48.36%

Male

50,448

51.64%

Montgomery County, Virginia Households and Families

Montgomery County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montgomery County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
Male62.3%37.7%
All54.9%45.1%
Female45.6%54.4%
Non Family32.2%67.8%

54.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,5772.4954.9
Non Family16,1881.8532.2
Married15,3093.0279.7
Female2,5603.0445.6
Male1,5203.162.3

2.96

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5352.80%
9th to 12th Grade2,8435.18%
High School Graduate12,51222.80%
Some College8,91916.25%
Associates Degree3,6746.70%
Bachelors Degree12,13922.12%
Graduate Degree13,25324.15%

Montgomery County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,94544,02020,934
Asian2,8342,7912,449
Black1,9901,746781
Hispanic1,2641,149772
Multiple Races557510365
Native American26123155
Other Race250247196
Islander141414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,724$48,329$31,873
Less Than High School$21,267$25,271$14,628
High School Grad$28,890$35,959$22,993
Some College$33,376$41,866$25,397
Bachelors Degree$42,852$50,888$36,869
Graduate Degree$57,105$80,300$45,546

$39,724

Average Earnings

$48,329

Average Male

$31,873

Average Female

Montgomery County, Virginia Language

Montgomery County, Virginia Language by Age

Montgomery County, Virginia Language

89.85% of Montgomery County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.49% of the population.

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White74,39416,04421.57%
Asian5,7651,79131.07%
Black3,9861,65141.42%
Hispanic2,52670327.83%
Multiple1,50765943.73%
Other74045060.81%
Native2723512.87%
Islander342058.82%

23.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.07%

Male Poverty Rate

23.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia is Other, with 60.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia is Native, with 12.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.00%
High School12.99%
Some College10.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.78%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.75%
Male Unemployed40.06%
Female Employed15.17%
Male Employed12.98%

Montgomery County, Virginia Income

Montgomery County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,424$74,234
Families$77,543$98,930
Married Families$87,378-
Non Families$28,838$42,874

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans

4,336

Number of Veterans

4,113

Male Veterans

223

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,574
First Gulf War837
Second Gulf War720
Korea488
World War II287
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,271
75+1,124
65 to 741,093
55 to 64520
18 to 34328

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,0305.67%
Black2196.17%
Hispanic763.25%
Asian430.79%
2 or More393.34%
Indian51.75%

Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans by Education

8.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, Virginia Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

53.57%

Born in Virginia

91.93%

Native Born

8.07%

Foreign Born

5.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.93% of Montgomery County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 53.57% having been born in Virginia. 5.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Montgomery County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Blacksburg426074503824315.71%
Christiansburg209612208811275.38%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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