Montgomery County VA Information


Montgomery County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 98,245
Population in Households 88,815
Population in Familes 56,028
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,430
Population Density1 254
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 37,312
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 19,525
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 40,143 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,175 (47.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,137 (45.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,831 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $199,466
Average Home Value $242,956


Median Household Income $44,554
Average Household Income $62,149
Per Capita Income $24,069
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.64% 0.61%
Households 0.68% 0.67%
Families 0.5% 0.55%
Median Household Income   -1.32%
Per Capita Income   0.92%
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 VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery County to the other 134 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia 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 # 19 87th
Population Density1 # 50 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 91 33rd
Median Household Income # 78 43rd
Per Capita Income # 77 43rd

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