Montgomery County AL Information


Montgomery County Subdivisions

Montgomery County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 234,626
Population in Households 225,599
Population in Familes 180,385
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,027
Population Density1 299
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 91,805
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 58,418
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 105,401 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 54,615 (51.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 37,190 (35.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,596 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $131,263
Average Home Value $181,099


Median Household Income $45,333
Average Household Income $64,576
Per Capita Income $25,864
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% 0.09%
Households 0.32% 0.05%
Families 0.15% -0.05%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   1.63%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Montgomery County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 4 96th
Population Density1 # 4 96th
Diversity Index2 # 4 96th
Median Household Income # 10 87th
Per Capita Income # 5 94th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.