Montgomery County VA Information


Montgomery County Subdivisions

Montgomery County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 98,995
Daytime Population: Workers 50,988
Daytime Population: Residents 54,751
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 105,739
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 89,581
Population in Familes 56,222
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,414
Population Density2 256
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $45,398
Average Household Income $63,066
Per Capita Income $24,387


Total Housing Units 40,410 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,828 (46.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,728 (46.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,854 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $203,859
Average Home Value $250,016


Total Households 37,556
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 19,554
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.66% 0.63%
Households 0.68% 0.67%
Families 0.45% 0.51%
Median Household Income   1.1%
Per Capita Income   2.51%


Montgomery County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 19 86th
Population Density # 49 64th
Diversity Index # 93 31st
Median Household Income # 82 39th
Per Capita Income # 80 41st

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

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