Montgomery is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 10,506 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Montgomery is the 175th 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.
Montgomery is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.47% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Montgomery is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Montgomery who work in management occupations (17.96%), healthcare (11.23%), and business and financial occupations (10.34%).
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.
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 very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Montgomery really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Montgomery perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Montgomery, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Montgomery is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 68.33% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Montgomery in 2010 was $53,051, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $212,204 for a family of four.
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 Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Montgomery is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.