Montgomery County, Alabama Population 2020

Montgomery County, Alabama's estimated population is 227,079 with a growth rate of 0.00% 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
2018225,763-1,316-0.58%
2017227,07970.00%
2016227,072-172-0.08%
2015227,244-302-0.13%
2014227,546-627-0.27%
2013228,173-688-0.30%
2012228,861-307-0.13%
2011229,168-342-0.15%
2010229,51020,4259.77%
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%

How Many People Live in Montgomery County, Alabama?

227,079

Montgomery County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American130,86657.67%
White82,86236.51%
Asian6,1042.69%
Two or More Races4,1171.81%
Some Other Race2,5221.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native4140.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander560.02%

Montgomery County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2020

Montgomery County, Alabama Median Age

36.2


Total

34.3


Male

37.7


Female

Montgomery County, Alabama Adults

There are 173,272 adults, (32,183 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery County, Alabama.

Montgomery County, Alabama Age Dependency

60.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

119,587

52.70%

Male

107,354

47.30%

Montgomery County, Alabama Households and Families

Montgomery County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montgomery County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.7%21.3%
All58.6%41.4%
Male53%47%
Non Family47.8%52.2%
Female42.5%57.5%

58.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All89,8352.4558.6
Non Family33,8011.1947.8
Married33,6713.178.7
Female17,8823.4142.5
Male4,4813.2553

3.13

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, Alabama Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,6164.41%
9th to 12th Grade15,03010.02%
High School Graduate38,28925.52%
Some College31,76321.17%
Associates Degree10,2136.81%
Bachelors Degree28,34218.89%
Graduate Degree19,78913.19%

Montgomery County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black81,56265,85218,242
White59,21555,06726,189
Asian4,1263,7812,445
Hispanic3,4412,126698
Multiple Races1,7051,559569
Other Race1,021568182
Native American23416814
Islander433929

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 67.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,612$40,317$30,127
Less Than High School$20,514$23,384$14,661
High School Grad$24,337$29,211$20,638
Some College$31,156$37,921$27,036
Bachelors Degree$45,870$59,781$39,401
Graduate Degree$59,615$79,865$52,316

$33,612

Average Earnings

$40,317

Average Male

$30,127

Average Female

Montgomery County, Alabama Language

Montgomery County, Alabama Language by Age

Montgomery County, Alabama Language

94.11% of Montgomery County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 5.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.60% of the population.

Montgomery County, Alabama Poverty

Montgomery County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black126,80134,97427.58%
White75,9306,2168.19%
Hispanic7,3733,16542.93%
Other2,48894738.06%
Multiple3,82465017.00%
Asian6,03464110.62%
Native3935112.98%

20.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.96%

Male Poverty Rate

22.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 42.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Alabama is White, with 8.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.16%
High School20.83%
Some College13.18%
Bachelors or Greater4.36%

Montgomery County, Alabama Income

Montgomery County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,990$68,306
Families$60,379$81,824
Married Families$88,463$107,806
Non Families$30,865$44,003

Montgomery County, Alabama Marital Status

Montgomery County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Montgomery County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Montgomery County, Alabama Veterans

16,259

Number of Veterans

14,096

Male Veterans

2,163

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,768
First Gulf War5,307
Second Gulf War3,882
Korea1,147
World War II251
Name Veterans % of Total
Black8,2528.52%
White7,49411.25%
2 or More24111.87%
Hispanic2225.66%
Asian1192.68%
Other1038.48%
Indian319.81%
Hawaiian1944.19%

$Montgomery County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, Alabama Employment Status

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, Alabama 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

72.43%

Born in Alabama

95.32%

Native Born

4.68%

Foreign Born

3.02%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.32% of Montgomery County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 72.43% having been born in Alabama. 3.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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