Montgomery is a relatively large city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 200,602 people and 58 constituent neighborhoods, Montgomery is the second largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Montgomery is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Montgomery is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Montgomery who work in office and administrative support (14.15%), sales jobs (11.31%), and management occupations (9.52%).
Also of interest is that Montgomery has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Montgomery citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.42% of adults in Montgomery have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Montgomery in 2010 was $24,537, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,148 for a family of four. However, Montgomery contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Montgomery is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Montgomery home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Montgomery residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Montgomery include Irish, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Montgomery is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.