Montgomery, Alabama

Population 205,285

Montgomery is located in Montgomery County, AL. The population is 205,285, making Montgomery the largest city in Montgomery County and the 2nd largest city in the state of Alabama.

There are 58 public schools in Montgomery with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Montgomery is high , and there are 401 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Montgomery is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Montgomery property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Montgomery include Coosada, Blue Ridge and Redland.

Montgomery Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.8%

Crime Rate

45.68% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 424
  • Violent Crimes: 641
  • Robbery: 174
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

7.65% Higher than national avg.
  • 401 offenders in Montgomery
  • 19.53 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

548 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 22
  • Registered Polluters: 38
  • Superfunds: 52
  • Tanks & Spills: 436

Unemployment

Moderate 15.7%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 13.3%
  • National unemployment average: 13.3%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

58 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 58 K-12 public schools in Montgomery, AL and 28 private schools. Homefacts rates Montgomery's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

401 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$155,000 compared to May 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13.5%
  • Rented
    38.3%
  • Owned
    48.2%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

571 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Montgomery, AL issued 571 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 571 permits, 297 were issued for single family homes and 274 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Montgomery, AL issued 265 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $622
  • 1 Bedroom: $729
  • 2 Bedrooms: $876
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,118
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,531

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Environmental Hazards

548 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Montgomery, AL has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Montgomery, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Montgomery, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.48°
  • February 50.75°
  • March 58.53°
  • April 66.07°
  • May 73.16°
  • June 81.66°
  • July 82.53°
  • August 83.18°
  • September 76.68°
  • October 65.75°
  • November 55.4°
  • December 48.9°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Montgomery, AL

Earthquakes
Montgomery, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Montgomery, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Montgomery, AL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Montgomery, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Montgomery, AL: $41,625

Unemployment

Unemployment in Montgomery is 15.7%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 13.3% and 13.3% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.71%
White Collar - 60.29%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Martha Roby
  • Mike Rogers
  • Terri A. Sewell

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

134 FCC Towers view all

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