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Montgomery County
  • County in Tennessee

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
  4. Good for Families
    grade A
  5. Diversity
    grade A
  6. Jobs
    grade B minus
  7. Weather
    grade B minus
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  11. Commute
    grade C+

editorial

Montgomery County is located in Tennessee with a population of 222,305. Montgomery County is one of the best places to live in Tennessee. In Montgomery County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Montgomery County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Montgomery County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$226,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,128
National
$1,268
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    37%
  • Own
    63%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    479.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    9.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    52.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    82.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    484.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,235.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    157.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    18%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

Working in Montgomery County

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$67,890
National
$75,149

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Montgomery County Reviews

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