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 Chart»   «Population Projection Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2023:711,354More data
Estimate 2022:679,554 
Estimate 2021:650,755 
Census 2020: See note at the bottom of the page.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.):60More data
Conroe city:108,248More data
Cut and Shoot city:1,184More data
Houston city (pt.):6,168More data
Magnolia city:5,320More data
Montgomery city:2,769More data
Oak Ridge North city:2,968More data
Panorama Village city:2,507More data
Patton Village city:1,888More data
Roman Forest city:2,306More data
Shenandoah city:3,807More data
Splendora city:1,958More data
Stagecoach town:590More data
Tomball city (pt.):0More data
Willis city:6,964More data
Woodbranch city:1,535More data
Woodloch town:178More 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, 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:77.12More data
Percent Rural:22.88More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin»
Percent Hispanic:27.1%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:85.8%More data
Percent African American Alone:7.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:3.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.2%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:60.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:6.6%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:25.6%More data
65 and Older:13.9%More data
85 and Older:1.2%More data
Median Age:37.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2022 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$76,043More data
Total Personal Income - 2022 (BEA):$51,594,318,000More data
Median Household Income - 2022 (Census Bureau):     «Median Household Income History Chart»$95,241More data
Poverty - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:8.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:10.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2018-2022 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment 🗗»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:89.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:37.7% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2023:$69,726More data
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$66,927 
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$63,776 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$61,130 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$58,352 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2023:3.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2022:4.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2021:5.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2022
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.374200More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$108,602,182,910More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$85,165,761,842More data
Total Actual Levy:$318,690,281More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2023:N/AMore data
CY 2022:N/A 
CY 2021:N/A 
CY 2020:N/A 
CY 2019:N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2022
IH Highways:45.650More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:137.786More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:244.805More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:109.058More data
On-System Subtotal:537.299More data
City Streets:601.457More data
Certified County Roads:2,927.490More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:3.160More data
Federal Roads:10.104More data
Off-System Subtotal:3,542.211More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:4,079.510More data
Lane Miles - 2022
IH Highways:330.879More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:453.155More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:598.254More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:225.331More data
On-System Subtotal:1,607.619More data
City Streets:1,237.610More data
Certified County Roads:5,949.700More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:13.243More data
Federal Roads:20.208More data
Off-System Subtotal:7,220.761More data
County Total:8,828.380More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2022»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017 🗗»     «2017 County Profile 🗗»
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.