Montgomery County TX Information

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Montgomery County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 11 96th
Population Density1 # 13 95th
Diversity Index2 # 144 43rd
Median Household Income # 9 97th
Per Capita Income # 7 98th

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Montgomery County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 501,252
Population in Households 497,943
Population in Familes 429,613
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,309
Population Density1 481
Diversity Index2 57
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 179,290
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 133,444
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 196,322 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 129,916 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 49,374 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 17,032 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $206,560
Average Home Value $275,127
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $70,909
Average Household Income $96,164
Per Capita Income $34,512
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 2.26% 2.56%
Households 2.34% 2.62%
Families 2.24% 2.56%
Median Household Income   3.68%
Per Capita Income   3.36%
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.

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