Montgomery City, Missouri Population 2023

2,805

Montgomery City is a city located in Montgomery County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Montgomery County. With a 2023 population of 2,805, it is the 208th largest city in Missouri and the 9199th largest city in the United States.Montgomery City is currently declining at a rate of -0.07% annually and its population has decreased by -0.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,811 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Montgomery City has a population density of 831 people per square mile.

The average household income in Montgomery City is $51,837 with a poverty rate of 19.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Montgomery City is 39 years, 37.5 years for males, and 41.2 years for females.

Montgomery City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Montgomery City was:

  • White: 90.60%
  • Black or African American: 4.25%
  • Two or more races: 2.67%
  • Other race: 2.33%
  • Asian: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Montgomery City, Missouri is 2,805 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,811.

Montgomery City, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Montgomery City Population by Race

Montgomery City Population Pyramid 2023

Montgomery City Median Age

39

Total

37.5

Male

41.2

Female

Montgomery City Adults

There are 2,068 adults, (466 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery City.

Montgomery City Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery City Sex Ratio

Female1,50656.64%
Male1,15343.36%

Montgomery City Population by Age

Montgomery City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.76

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Montgomery City Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Montgomery City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montgomery City Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.05%.

Montgomery City Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$36,440

Average Earnings

$41,640

Average Male

$30,987

Average Female

Montgomery City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montgomery City Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Montgomery City Language

96.23% of Montgomery City residents speak only English, while 3.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.23% of the population.

Montgomery City Language

Montgomery City Poverty by Race

rate

19.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.42%

Male Poverty Rate

19.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery City is Black, with 72.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery City is Hispanic, with 13.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.21%.

Montgomery City Poverty

Montgomery City Poverty Rate by Education

Montgomery City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montgomery City Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Montgomery City Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery City Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Montgomery City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Montgomery City Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Montgomery City Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

157

Number of Veterans

149

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

Montgomery City Veterans by War

Montgomery City Veterans by Age

count

Montgomery City Veterans by Race

Montgomery City Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery City Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery City Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Montgomery City Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Montgomery City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

75.60%

Born in Montgomery City

92.96%

Native Born

1.64%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

0.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.96% of Montgomery City residents were born in the United States, with 75.60% having been born in Missouri. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Montgomery City Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Montgomery City Population by Year