Montgomery County, Virginia Population 2020

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

Montgomery County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84,16885.89%
Asian6,5126.65%
Black or African American4,4624.55%
Two or More Races1,5331.56%
Some Other Race9170.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native3680.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander370.04%

Montgomery County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Montgomery County, Virginia Median Age

28.5


Total

26.9


Male

31.2


Female

Montgomery County, Virginia Adults

There are 82,639 adults, (11,648 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery County, Virginia.

Montgomery County, Virginia Age Dependency

38

Age Dependency Ratio

16.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

47,259

48.22%

Male

50,738

51.78%

Montgomery County, Virginia Households and Families

Montgomery County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montgomery County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
Male65.3%34.7%
All55%45%
Female49.1%50.9%
Non Family33.2%66.8%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,4832.555
Non Family16,3251.8933.2
Married15,2103.0478.5
Female2,5582.9249.1
Male1,3903.0665.3

2.96

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2662.28%
9th to 12th Grade2,8955.21%
High School Graduate12,35222.25%
Some College9,74517.55%
Associates Degree3,8446.92%
Bachelors Degree12,27522.11%
Graduate Degree13,13923.67%

Montgomery County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White48,30244,60120,975
Asian2,9892,9212,435
Black2,0371,889810
Hispanic1,3091,146761
Multiple Races511442274
Other Race389368237
Native American31828189
Islander888

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$40,879$50,234$32,888
Less Than High School$23,903$29,049$13,278
High School Grad$29,990$36,550$22,377
Some College$34,179$41,694$26,672
Bachelors Degree$42,641$52,694$37,229
Graduate Degree$60,664$83,035$48,950

$40,879

Average Earnings

$50,234

Average Male

$32,888

Average Female

Montgomery County, Virginia Language

Montgomery County, Virginia Language by Age

Montgomery County, Virginia Language

89.55% of Montgomery County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 10.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.38% of the population.

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty

Montgomery County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White74,35816,52222.22%
Asian5,9342,04234.41%
Black4,0641,57338.71%
Hispanic2,60264824.90%
Other86948756.04%
Multiple1,32843632.83%
Islander251768.00%
Native318113.46%

24.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.42%

Male Poverty Rate

23.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia is Islander, with 68.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Virginia is Native, with 3.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.41%
High School13.20%
Some College10.63%
Bachelors or Greater6.27%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.37%
Female Unemployed40.11%
Female Employed12.95%
Male Employed12.74%

Montgomery County, Virginia Income

Montgomery County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,641$75,661
Families$80,242$102,048
Married Families$88,922$111,949
Non Families$28,931$43,233

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status

Montgomery County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

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

4,564

Number of Veterans

4,335

Male Veterans

229

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,456
First Gulf War919
Second Gulf War841
Korea430
World War II292
Name Veterans % of Total
White4,1825.89%
Black2948.27%
Hispanic552.27%
Asian450.80%
2 or More343.15%
Indian92.45%

$Montgomery County, Virginia Veterans by Education

8.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, Virginia Employment Status

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

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

53.71%

Born in Virginia

92.11%

Native Born

7.89%

Foreign Born

5.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.11% of Montgomery County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 53.71% having been born in Virginia. 5.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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