Montgomery County TN Information


Montgomery County Subdivisions

Montgomery County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 197,929
Population in Households 194,513
Population in Familes 162,038
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,416
Population Density1 367
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 72,481
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 51,353
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 80,360 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42,524 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 29,957 (37.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,879 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $149,518
Average Home Value $177,640


Median Household Income $50,916
Average Household Income $62,249
Per Capita Income $23,139
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.24% 2.3%
Households 2.09% 2.21%
Families 1.92% 2.1%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Montgomery County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 7 94th
Population Density1 # 10 91st
Diversity Index2 # 3 98th
Median Household Income # 9 92nd
Per Capita Income # 22 78th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.