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Montgomery City, Missouri - Basic Facts

Montgomery City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Montgomery City.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Montgomery County at latitude 38.9775 and longitude -91.5049. Montgomery County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 837 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Montgomery City (see map) encompass a land area of 3.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Montgomery City: Montgomery.

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Montgomery City, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,799
Population in Households 2,668
Population in Familes 2,083
Population in Group Qrtrs 131
Population Density1 884
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 1,130
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 700
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,280 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 725 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 405 (31.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 150 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $113,624
Average Home Value $134,517


Median Household Income $40,277
Average Household Income $48,346
Per Capita Income $19,921
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.29% -0.32%
Households -0.23% -0.34%
Families -0.37% -0.52%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.48%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Montgomery City, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery City to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 208 80th
Population Density1 # 461 55th
Diversity Index2 # 255 75th
Median Household Income # 505 51st
Per Capita Income # 546 47th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.