Living in Montgomery, AL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Montgomery SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Montgomery, AL Crime Report

9,696
Total Crimes
4,880.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
90.03%
Above National Average

Montgomery, AL Cost Of Living

89
Montgomery's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Montgomery, Alabama Info Snack

Montgomery /mntmri/ is a major city and the capital of the U.S. state of Alabama and the county seat of Montgomery County. Named for Richard Montgomery, it is located on the Alabama River, in the Gulf Coastal Plain. As of the 2013 Census, Montgomery has a population of 201,332. It is the second-largest city in Alabama, after Birmingham, and is the 115th largest in the United States. The Montgomery Metropolitan Statistical Area had a 2010 estimated population of 374,536. It is the fourth-largest in the state and 136th among United States metropolitan areas.
Population
200,156
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
21.9%
Median Home
$119,600
Median Income
$45,921
Median Rent
$867

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Rankings for Montgomery in Alabama

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Map Of Montgomery, AL

Population over time in Montgomery

Year Population % Change
2017 200,156 -0.3%
2016 200,761 -0.5%
2015 201,717 -0.6%
2014 202,967 -0.6%
2013 204,095 -0.3%
2012 204,760 -0.4%
2011 205,516 -0.0%
2010 205,548 0.4%
2009 204,788 -
Crime/100k Montgomery AL USA
Violent Crime 612.1 519.6 368.9
Murder 14.6 7.8 5.0
Robbery 196.8 83.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 381.0 387.6 246.8
Property Crime 4268.6 2817.2 2199.5
Burglary 1032.9 590.1 376.0
Larceny 2746.4 1958.9 1594.6
Car Theft 489.3 268.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Montgomery

White
31.3% (62,604)
African American
60.5% (121,028)
American Indian
0.1% (257)
Asian
2.8% (5,610)
Hawaiian
0.0% (10)
Other
0.1% (189)
Two Or More
1.7% (3,330)
Hispanic
3.6% (7,128)
Race Montgomery AL USA
White 31.3% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 60.5% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.6% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Montgomery, Alabama

Less than $10,000
9.5% (1,903,257)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (1,354,497)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (2,529,690)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (2,161,497)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (2,759,685)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (3,389,901)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (2,195,290)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (2,194,029)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (767,153)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (760,596)
Income Montgomery AL USA
Less than $10,000 9.5% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 6.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 13.5% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 17.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 11.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Montgomery

Female
53.0% (106,156)
Male
47.0% (94,000)
Gender Montgomery AL USA
Female 53.0% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Montgomery for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (10,007)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (20,015)
High School / GED
26.0% (52,040)
Some College
21.0% (42,032)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (14,010)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (38,029)
Master's Degree
9.0% (18,014)
Professional Degree
2.0% (4,003)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,001)
Education Montgomery AL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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