Montgomery County TX Information


Montgomery County Subdivisions

Montgomery County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 517,165
Population in Households 513,820
Population in Familes 443,029
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,345
Population Density1 496
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 185,162
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 137,802
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 201,740 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 133,603 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 51,559 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 16,578 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $220,205
Average Home Value $291,102


Median Household Income $75,085
Average Household Income $97,683
Per Capita Income $35,087
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.44% 2.61%
Households 2.51% 2.67%
Families 2.43% 2.62%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.36%
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.


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, 2015 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 # 146 43rd
Median Household Income # 9 97th
Per Capita Income # 7 98th

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