Montgomery, TX

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Living in Montgomery

Montgomery is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,360 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Montgomery is the 912th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Montgomery, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Montgomery, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Montgomery’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Montgomery does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $71,953.00.

Montgomery is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Montgomery is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Montgomery who work in management occupations (14.45%), office and administrative support (11.06%), and business and financial occupations (10.30%).

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Montgomery is worth considering.

In Montgomery, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 37.68 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small city, Montgomery doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, Montgomery is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.55% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Montgomery in 2018 was $44,272, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $177,088 for a family of four. However, Montgomery contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Montgomery is a very 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 Black or African-American. Montgomery also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.03% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Montgomery include Irish, English, German, Northern European, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Montgomery is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.