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Montgomery
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Population Over time

According to census 2017 five year estimate, the population is 4850771 and in 2016 population is 4841164, with a change of 0.2%. From Year 2010 to 2017 the population changed to 2.85%.

Population 2017 4850771
Population 2016 4841164
Population 2015 4830620
Population 2014 4817678
Population 2013 4799277
Population 2012 4777326
Population 2011 4747424
Population 2010 4712651


Age distribution/Median Age:

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this age) of is 38.7.

AGE Under 5 years 292163
AGE 5 to 9 years 303938
AGE 10 to 14 years 313308
AGE 15 to 19 years 324606
AGE 20 to 24 years 340119
AGE 25 to 34 years 628088
AGE 35 to 44 years 601634
AGE 45 to 54 years 648384
AGE 55 to 59 years 332906
AGE 60 to 64 years 303593
AGE 65 to 74 years 448837
AGE 75 to 84 years 230226
AGE 85 years and over 82969

15.71% percent of people in are aged 65 years and over. 25.44% percent of people are aged under 18 years in .

Median Age Over time:



Median Age 2017 38.7
Median Age 2016 38.6
Median Age 2015 38.4
Median Age 2014 38.2
Median Age 2013 38.1
Median Age 2012 37.8
Median Age 2011 37.7
Median Age 2010 37.5


The Median Age compared to 2016 changed 0.1% while compared to 2010 changed 1.2% (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Ethnicity



In , 68.4% people are White alone and 1.83% people are with two and more races.

White alone 3317702
Black or African American alone 1287167
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 25098
Asian alone 62815
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 2213
Some other race alone 6988
Two or more races: 88834


Hispanic or Latino



100% people are HISPANIC OR LATINO,and 2.55% people are Mexican.
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE 4850771
Mexican 123596
Puerto Rican 17833
Cuban 5324
Other Hispanic or Latino 51622


Gender



The Female percentage of is 51.54%.
Male 2350806
Female 2499965


Language Spoken at Home



91.98% people in speaks English very well and 4.83% of people in speaks other then English Language.
Speak English only or speak English very well 4461723
Speak English less than very well 96885
Speak a language other than English 234385
Spanish 146478
Other Indo-European languages 34781
Asian and Pacific Island languages 40045
Other languages 13081


Family Size



Family 2 person household 587882
Family 3 person household 289944
Family 4 person household 219279
Family 5 person household 91365
Family 6 person household 30032
Family 7 or more person household 15361
Nonfamily households 622832
Nonfamily 1 person household 543128
Nonfamily 2 person household 66032
Nonfamily 3 person household 9437
Nonfamily 4 person household 3391
Nonfamily 5 person household 555
Nonfamily 6 person household 210
Nonfamily 7 or more person household 79

Marital Status



Approximately 30.4% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 47.8% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages. These statistics only consider the 15 and older population of .

Now married (except separated) 47.8
Widowed 7.1
Divorced 12.3
Separated 2.4
Never married 30.4


Home Price Index

Home Median value is $132100.
The Home value change from 2017 to 2016 is 2.73% and from 2010 to 2017 is 10.98%.
Real Estate 2017 Median Value $132100
Real Estate 2016 Median Value $128500
Real Estate 2015 Median Value $125500
Real Estate 2014 Median Value $123800
Real Estate 2013 Median Value $122500
Real Estate 2012 Median Value $122300
Real Estate 2011 Median Value $120800
Real Estate 2010 Median Value $117600


Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in is $747.
From 2011 to 2017 9.77% changed in Market rent in .

MEDIAN GROSS RENT $747
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2016 $728
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2015 $717
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2014 $715
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2013 $705
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2012 $691
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2011 $674


Fuel Type

Most residents of primarily heat their homes with utility gas.

Fuel-Utility gas 517019
Fuel-Bottled, tank, or LP gas 115419
Fuel-Electricity 1193087
Fuel-Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 3117
Fuel-Coal or coke 221
Fuel-Wood 18897
Fuel-Solar energy 120
Fuel-Other fuel 1559


Annual Household Income

Approximately 9.5% of population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.

Lower Middle Class:The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 42.4% of residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $75,000.


Upper Middle class:0.3% residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,000 9.2
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,999 0.1
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,999 0.2
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,999 10.9
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,999 13.9
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,999 17.6
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,999 11.1
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,999 0.1
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,999 0.1
Estimate; $200,000 or more 0.1


Median Income Over time

The Median income from 2017 to 2013 changed to 0%

Median income 2017 (dollars) $46472
Median income 2016 (dollars) $44758
Median income 2015 (dollars) $43623
Median income 2014 (dollars) $43511
Median income 2013 (dollars) $43253


Employment Statistics

unemployment rate is 7.4%.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 years of age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 2017 57.6
Employment/Population Ratio 2017 53
Unemployment rate 2017 7.4
Labor Force Participation Rate 2016 57.9
Employment/Population Ratio 2016 52.8
Unemployment rate 2016 8.3
Labor Force Participation Rate 2015 58.3
Employment/Population Ratio 2015 52.6
Unemployment rate 2015 9.3
Labor Force Participation Rate 2014 58.8
Employment/Population Ratio 2014 52.5
Unemployment rate 2014 10.2


Occupation distribution

Management, business, science, and arts occupations 700328
Service occupations 341617
Sales and office occupations 487118
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 197982
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 328464


Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 24.5% of the population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 85.3% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 86.2% of children enrolled in in public school and % children enrolled in Private schools

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 years and over enrolled in school is 1188682.
Kindergarten 60996
grade 1 to grade 4 244415
grade 5 to grade 8 251982
grade 9 to grade 12 255751
College, undergraduate 259488
Graduate, professional school 50744