Montgomery County, New York Population 2021

Montgomery County, New York's estimated population is 48,875 with a growth rate of -0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montgomery County, New York is the 48th largest county in New York. The 2010 Population was 50,307 and has seen a growth of -2.85% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202148,875-173-0.35%
202049,048-173-0.35%
201949,221-173-0.35%
201849,3942310.47%
201749,163-6-0.01%
201649,169-395-0.80%
201549,564-115-0.23%
201449,679-64-0.13%
201349,743-86-0.17%
201249,829-82-0.16%
201149,911-396-0.79%
201050,307-1,674-3.22%
199051,981-1,458-2.73%
198053,439-2,444-4.37%
197055,883-1,357-2.37%
196057,240-2,354-3.95%
195059,5944520.76%
194059,142-934-1.55%
193060,0762,1483.71%
192057,9283610.63%
191057,56710,07921.22%
190047,4881,7893.91%
189045,6997,38419.27%
188038,3153,85811.20%
187034,4573,59111.63%
186030,866-1,126-3.52%
185031,992-3,826-10.68%
184035,818-7,897-18.06%
183043,7156,14616.36%
182037,569-3,645-8.84%
181041,21419,16386.90%
180022,051-6,797-23.56%
179028,8480.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.35%
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Founded
March 12, 1772
County Seat
2010 Population
50,307
Growth Since 2010
-2.85%
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Montgomery County, New York Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42,97087.16%
Some Other Race3,4196.93%
Two or More Races1,3872.81%
Black or African American1,0912.21%
Asian3620.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native730.15%
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Montgomery County, New York Population by Race

Montgomery County, New York Population Pyramid $2021

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Montgomery County, New York Median Age

41


Total

39.7


Male

42.5


Female

Montgomery County, New York Adults

There are 37,996 adults, (9,020 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery County, New York.

Montgomery County, New York Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

25,047

50.80%

Male

24,255

49.20%

Montgomery County, New York Population by Age

Montgomery County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Montgomery County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All68.4%31.6%
Male61.4%38.6%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Female45%55%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montgomery County, New York Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,6602.4568.4
Married8,5623.184.6
Non Family7,2571.2359.2
Female2,7113.3245
Male1,1303.3561.4

3.02

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Montgomery County, New York Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6364.78%
9th to 12th Grade2,8678.38%
High School Graduate12,10635.40%
Some College6,79619.87%
Associates Degree4,71013.77%
Bachelors Degree3,52110.30%
Graduate Degree2,5637.49%
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Montgomery County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montgomery County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White29,22826,0605,499
Hispanic3,6422,656371
Other Race1,8701,26585
Black81455471
2+ Races40834139
Asian27021692
Native American563020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 35.71%.

Montgomery County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,926$41,349$31,020
Less Than 9th Grade$21,726$25,938$16,063
High School Graduate$32,296$38,879$21,646
Some College$34,917$40,903$31,161
Bachelors Degree$51,399$57,083$41,410
Graduate Degree$63,262$65,417$63,060

$35,926

Average Earnings

$41,349

Average Male

$31,020

Average Female

Montgomery County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montgomery County, New York Language by Age

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Montgomery County, New York Language

85.17% of Montgomery County, New York residents speak only English, while 14.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.80% of the population.

Montgomery County, New York Language

Montgomery County, New York Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,2466,03215.37%
Hispanic6,8242,64438.75%
Other3,3791,60047.35%
Multiple1,34164448.02%
Black1,02049548.53%
Asian3565214.61%
Native731013.70%

19.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.37%

Male Poverty Rate

22.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, New York is Black, with 48.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, New York is Native, with 13.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.86%.

Montgomery County, New York Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.75%
High School14.75%
Some College13.53%
Bachelors or Greater6.31%

Montgomery County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.50%
Male Unemployed33.38%
Female Employed10.32%
Male Employed8.00%

Montgomery County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montgomery County, New York Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,462$64,908
Families$60,621$75,092
Married Families$73,463$89,590
Non Families$31,323$43,432
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Income by Household Type

Montgomery County, New York Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery County, New York Married by Age and Sex

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Montgomery County, New York 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 45-54.

Montgomery County, New York Marital Status by Race

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Montgomery County, New York Marital Status

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2,805

Number of Veterans

2,610

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam976
First Gulf War484
Korea339
Second Gulf War262
World War II106

Montgomery County, New York Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74842
75+739
35 to 54575
55 to 64537
18 to 34112

Montgomery County, New York Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7248.03%
Hispanic1192.66%
Other Race351.52%
2+ Races244.43%
Black202.28%
Asian20.70%

Montgomery County, New York Veterans by Race

Montgomery County, New York Veterans by Education

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7.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, New York Veterans by Education

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58.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, New York Employment by Age

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Montgomery County, New York Employment by Race

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Montgomery County, New York Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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82.06%

Born in Montgomery County, New York

96.14%

Native Born

3.86%

Foreign Born

1.58%

Non Citizen

2.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.14% of Montgomery County, New York residents were born in the United States, with 82.06% having been born in New York. 1.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Montgomery County, New York 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

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