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Montgomery, OH
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Montgomery profile

Living in Montgomery

Montgomery is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 10,773 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Montgomery is the 168th largest community in Ohio.

Montgomery home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Montgomery real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

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.

Of important note, Montgomery is also a city of artists. Montgomery has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Montgomery’s character.

A relatively large number of people in Montgomery telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 16.63% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

In addition, Montgomery is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Because of many things, Montgomery is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Montgomery a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Montgomery has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Montgomery’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

If knowledge is power, Montgomery is a pretty powerful place. 77.16% of the adults in Montgomery have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Montgomery in 2018 was $68,543, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $274,172 for a family of four.

Montgomery is a somewhat 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 White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Montgomery include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Montgomery is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Langs. of India.