|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Montgomery is 1,257. Montgomery, West Virginia is the 9,363rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Montgomery was in 1990, when its population was 2,434. In 1990, Montgomery was the 6,207th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,363rd largest city in the US. Montgomery is currently 48.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Montgomery has shrunk 35.1% since the year 2000. Montgomery, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9363||Montgomery, West Virginia||1,257||-35.1%|
|9364||West Leechburg, Pennsylvania||1,256||-2.4%|
|9366||North Collins, New York||1,255||16.5%|
|9369||Central City, Iowa||1,254||8.5%|
The total voting age population of Montgomery, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,274. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.8% of the residents of Montgomery are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Montgomery are 80.5% White, 9.8% Black, 7.9% Two or more races, 1.1% Other, 0.4% American Indian and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 5.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Montgomery, 37.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 55.5%. On a per-household basis, 24.2% of families are below the poverty line in Montgomery.
Among those aged 16 and older, 41.2% of Montgomery residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.8% of Montgomery residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Montgomery residents aged 5 and older, 3.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Montgomery is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Montgomery, 13.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Montgomery is $23,625.
In Montgomery, 39.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 61.0% of housing units in Montgomery.
Of all the housing units in Montgomery, 28.1% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Montgomery is $474.
In Montgomery, 60.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.