Montgomery County, TX Demographic Data

Montgomery County, TX Summary

Montgomery County is located in Texas
  • Population: 485,047
  • Area: 1,076.88 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 1,041.74 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 35.14 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 450.41 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 131.23 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Montgomery County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
271,885
51%
50.8
Male
265,674
49%
49.2
Total Population
537,559
 
321,419,000

Montgomery County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
36,218
6.7% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
39,374
7.3% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
43,829
8.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
36,951
6.9% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
33,277
6.2% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
66,968
12.5% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
72,643
13.5% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
75,880
14.1% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
34,923
6.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
31,295
5.8% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
43,710
8.1% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
16,660
3.1% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
5,831
1.1% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
394,014
73.3%
77.1
Female
201,107
51.0%
51.4
Male
192,907
49.0%
48.6
21 Years and over
372,372
69.3%
72.9
62 Years and over
84,084
15.6%
18.3
65 Years and over
66,201
12.3%
14.9
Female
36,752
55.5%
55.9
Male
29,449
44.5%
44.1
Median Age (years)
36
NR
NR

Montgomery County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
516,350
96.1% 
96.9
White
456,558
84.9% 
73.1
Black or African American
23,220
4.3% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
2,050
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
14,434
2.7% 
5.4
Asian Indian
6,254
1.2% 
1.2
Chinese
2,238
0.4% 
1.3
Filipino
1,800
0.3% 
0.9
Japanese
1,129
0.2% 
0.2
Korean
310
0.1% 
0.5
Vietnamese
1,055
0.2% 
0.5
Other Asian
1,648
0.3% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
20,088
3.7% 
4.8
Two or More Races
21,209
3.9% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
124,265
23.1% 
17.6
Mexican
97,829
18.2% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
2,103
0.4% 
1.7
Cuban
532
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
23,801
4.4% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
413,294
76.9% 
82.4

Montgomery County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
21,662
6.2% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
26,681
7.7% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
81,196
23.3% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
72,337
20.8% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
27,962
8.0% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
74,689
21.5% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
43,383
12.5% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
48,343
13.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
299,567
86.1%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
118,072
34.0%
30.6

Montgomery County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
108,357
25.9%
33.5%
Now Married
232,517
55.6%
47.5
Divorced
48,634
11.6%
11.0%
Separated
8,198
2.0%
2.1
Widowed
20,432
4.9
5.8%

Montgomery County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
403,200
80.4%
78.5%
Languages other than english
98,141
19.6%
21.5%
Spanish
83,068
16.6%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
6,766
1.3%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
6,631
1.3%
3.5%
Other Languages
1,676
0.3%
1.0%

Montgomery County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
6,632
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
6,949
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
14,282
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
17,485
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
18,477
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
32,354
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
21,620
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
32,806
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
13,997
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
21,267
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
71,577
 
55,775
Per capita income
36,602
 
29,979

Montgomery County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
15,213
6.2%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
17,653
7.2%
9.8
Construction
19,736
8.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
43,198
17.6%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
14,835
6.0%
6.5
Information
4,769
1.9%
2.1
Manufacturing
24,309
9.9%
10.3
Other services except public administration
13,868
5.6%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
31,654
12.9%
11.3
Public administration
7,028
2.9%
4.6
Retail trade
25,853
10.5%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
16,603
6.8%
5.1
Wholesale trade
10,989
4.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
25,842
10.5%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
102,323
41.6%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
28,023
11.4%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
55,770
22.7%
23.6%
Service occupations
33,750
13.7%
18.0%

Montgomery County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
241,345
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
192,059
79.6%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
28,635
11.9%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
3,593
1.5%
5.2
Walked
2,326
1.0%
2.8
Other means
2,468
1.0%
1.8
Worked at home
12,264
5.1%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
32.0
 
26.0

Montgomery County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
6,361
3.4%
8.9
1 vehicles
58,074
31.2%
33.5
2 vehicles
78,323
42.1%
37.2
3 or more
43,111
23.2%
20.3

Montgomery County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
185,869
91.8%
87.7
Owner Occupied
128,300
69.0%
63.0
Renter Occupied
57,569
31.0%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
16,595
8.2%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
1
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Montgomery County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
202,464
1 room
2,234
1.1%
2.3
2 rooms
7,249
3.6%
2.5
3 rooms
14,375
7.1%
9.0
4 rooms
25,925
12.8%
16.6
5 rooms
39,073
19.3%
20.0
6 rooms
31,500
15.6%
17.9
7 rooms
27,787
13.7%
12.1
8 rooms
23,155
11.4%
8.5
9 rooms or more
31,166
15.4%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Montgomery County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
202,464
 
 
1-unit, detached
137,843
68.1%
61.4
1-unit, attached
4,087
2.0%
5.8
2-units
718
0.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
3,049
1.5%
4.5
5 to 9 units
4,687
2.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
10,383
5.1%
4.6
20 or more units
14,601
7.2%
8.8
Mobile home
26,770
13.2%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
326
0.2%
0.1

Montgomery County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,348
0.7%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
1,180
0.6%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
2,657
1.3%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
9,026
4.5%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
26,887
13.3%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
28,323
14.0%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
40,495
20.0%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
71,106
35.1%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
15,968
7.9%
2.5%
2014 or later
5,474
2.7%
0.5%

Montgomery County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
75,012
40.4%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
9,114
4.9%
4.7
Electricity
100,340
54.0%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
217
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
563
0.3%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
148
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
475
0.3%
1.2

Montgomery County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
79,293
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
362
0.5%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
8,390
10.6%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
9,668
12.2%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
10,041
12.7%
9.9%
$500 to $999
10,838
13.7%
20.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
18,048
22.8%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
21,946
27.7%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
39,730
50.4%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
11,642
14.8%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
7,620
9.7%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
4,019
5.1%
7.3%
35.0% or more
15,804
20.1%
22.3%
Not Computed
478
NR
NR

Montgomery County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
52,639 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
628
1.2%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
1,007
1.9%
1.7%
Less than $500
2,899
5.5%
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
4,441
8.4%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
5,844
11.1%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
18,367
34.9%
27.9%
$500 to $999
19,453
37.0%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
4,930
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
1,100
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
7,872
15.0%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
8,410
16.1%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
7,589
14.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
6,035
11.5%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
4,667
8.9%
9.2%
35.0% or more
17,786
34.0%
41.4%
Not Computed
5,210
NR
NR

Montgomery County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
128,300
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
10,279
8.0%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
12,857
10.0%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
18,579
14.5%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
22,096
17.2%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
26,372
20.6%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
22,317
17.4%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
13,373
10.4%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
2,427
1.9%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
201,300
 
194,500
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