Montgomery County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2021:648,886More data
Census 2020:620,443More data
Census 2010:455,746More data
Census 2000:293,768More data
Population of the County Seat (Conroe)
Census 2020:89,956 
Census 2010:56,207 
Census 2000:36,811 
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Cleveland city (pt.):54More data
Conroe city:94,400More data
Cut and Shoot city:1,139More data
Houston city (pt.):6,830More data
Magnolia city:2,635More data
Montgomery city:2,321More data
Oak Ridge North city:3,032More data
Panorama Village city:2,547More data
Patton Village city:1,730More data
Roman Forest city:1,874More data
Shenandoah city:3,593More data
Splendora city:1,780More data
Stagecoach town:588More data
Tomball city (pt.):0More data
Willis city:6,710More data
Woodbranch city:1,420More data
Woodloch town:184More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:1,042.2More data
Water Area:34.7More data
Total Area:1,076.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:595.33More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:77.27More data
Percent Rural:22.73More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:26.4%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:86.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:6.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:3.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.1%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:62.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:6.0%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:26.0%More data
65 and Older:13.6%More data
85 and Older:1.1%More data
Median Age:37.2More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$68,974More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$44,756,112,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$87,831More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:14.7%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:89.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:36.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$63,776More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$61,130 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$58,352 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$56,210 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$54,041 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:5.8More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.408300More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$81,689,968,940More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$67,348,969,962More data
Total Actual Levy:$274,985,844More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:45.650More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:133.945More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:244.727More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:107.670More data
On-System Subtotal:531.992More data
City Streets:646.001More data
Certified County Roads:2,798.135More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:10.104More data
Off-System Subtotal:3,454.240More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:3,986.232More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:330.879More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:438.440More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:587.746More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:222.787More data
On-System Subtotal:1,579.852More data
City Streets:1,326.698More data
Certified County Roads:5,669.542More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:20.208More data
Off-System Subtotal:7,016.448More data
County Total:8,596.300More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2020»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Montgomery County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Montgomery County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Montgomery County»

Special Districts in Montgomery County.
School Districts in Montgomery County.
History of City Tax Rates in Montgomery County.

Airports in Montgomery County.
Hospitals in Montgomery County.
Prisons in Montgomery County.