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Montgomery County
  • County in Texas

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

editorial

Montgomery County is located in Texas with a population of 590,188. Montgomery County is one of the best places to live in Texas. In Montgomery County, most residents own their homes. In Montgomery County there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Montgomery County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Montgomery County are highly rated.

About

Population
590,188

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$248,100
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,231
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Montgomery County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    150
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    61.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    75.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    325.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,725.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    214.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

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