Montgomery County, North Carolina Population 2022

Montgomery County, North Carolina's estimated population is 27,461 with a growth rate of 0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montgomery County, North Carolina is the 75th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 27,729 and has seen a growth of -0.97% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17904,7250.00%
18007,6772,95262.48%
18108,4307539.81%
18208,6932633.12%
183010,9192,22625.61%
184010,780-139-1.27%
18506,872-3,908-36.25%
18607,64977711.31%
18707,487-162-2.12%
18809,3741,88725.20%
189011,2391,86519.90%
190014,1972,95826.32%
191014,9677705.42%
192014,607-360-2.41%
193016,2181,61111.03%
194016,280620.38%
195017,2609806.02%
196018,4081,1486.65%
197019,2678594.67%
198022,4693,20216.62%
199023,3468773.90%
201027,7294,38318.77%
201127,706-23-0.08%
201227,522-184-0.66%
201327,446-76-0.28%
201427,283-163-0.59%
201527,4381550.57%
201627,301-137-0.50%
201727,269-32-0.12%
201827,077-192-0.70%
201927,173960.35%
202027,269960.35%
202127,365960.35%
202227,461960.35%
map placeholder

Montgomery County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,56675.55%
Black or African American4,72917.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native1290.47%
Asian4191.54%
Some Other Race8052.96%
Two or More Races5752.11%
Loading...

Montgomery County, North Carolina Population by Race

Montgomery County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Montgomery County, North Carolina Median Age

43.9


Total

43.3


Male

44.7


Female

Montgomery County, North Carolina Adults

There are 21,297 adults, (5,583 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery County, North Carolina.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

13,709

50.36%

Male

13,514

49.64%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

map placeholder

Montgomery County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All73.3%26.7%
Male72.8%27.2%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Female50%50%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montgomery County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,2652.5573.3
Married5,3613.0782.9
Male3973.1272.8
Female1,2593.950
Non Family3,2481.0966.4

3.13

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

Loading...

Montgomery County, North Carolina Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1496.03%
9th to 12th Grade2,34212.29%
High School Graduate6,62634.78%
Some College3,95120.74%
Associates Degree1,8779.85%
Bachelors Degree2,13511.21%
Graduate Degree9735.11%
Loading...

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

Montgomery County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian305257113
White13,32911,5812,456
2+ Races14010118
Hispanic1,810991222
Black3,3682,540313
Other Race4743736
Native American107106

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 99.07%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.05%.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,159$37,247$23,013
Less Than 9th Grade$30,166$32,404$13,011
High School Graduate$25,496$32,807$20,174
Some College$27,637$38,917$23,621
Bachelors Degree$47,868$71,684$42,214
Graduate Degree$48,813$$49,188

$30,159

Average Earnings

$37,247

Average Male

$23,013

Average Female

Montgomery County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montgomery County, North Carolina Language by Age

Loading...

Montgomery County, North Carolina Language

82.99% of Montgomery County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 17.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.18% of the population.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Language

Montgomery County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple56426146.28%
Native874045.98%
Black4,3461,17827.11%
Hispanic4,08070417.25%
White16,6832,16712.99%
Asian4195312.65%
Other214NaN%

16.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.82%

Male Poverty Rate

19.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 46.28% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.66%.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.02%
High School15.41%
Some College10.59%
Bachelors or Greater6.85%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.30%
Male Unemployed30.17%
Female Employed8.16%
Female Unemployed29.63%

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

Montgomery County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$45,147$60,648
Families$55,331$71,953
Married Families$61,781-
Non Families$23,064$33,618
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Montgomery County, North Carolina Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Montgomery County, North Carolina 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 55-64.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Montgomery County, North Carolina Marital Status

Loading...

1,443

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War104
First Gulf War207
Vietnam660
Korea167
World War II54

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
18 to 3447
35 to 54219
55 to 64199
65 to 74522
75+456

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2827.92%
Black1483.85%
2+ Races137.56%

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

Loading...

11.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

Loading...

50.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, North Carolina Employment by Age

Loading...

Montgomery County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Loading...

Montgomery County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

76.31%

Born in Montgomery County, North Carolina

90.88%

Native Born

9.12%

Foreign Born

7.10%

Non Citizen

2.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.88% of Montgomery County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 76.31% having been born in North Carolina. 7.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Montgomery County, North Carolina Place of Birth

  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

Sources