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The City of Montgomery had a population of 1,617 as of July 1, 2015. Montgomery ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Montgomery is located at latitude 38.1734 and longitude -81.3199 in Kanawha County. The formal boundaries for the City of Montgomery (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Kanawha County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 636 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Montgomery are located in Kanawha County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Putnam County.
The City of Montgomery (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Montgomery population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Montgomery: Coal Valley, Coal Valley City, Montgomery's Ferry, Montgomerys Landing, Montgomery's Landing.
|Population in Households||1,250|
|Population in Familes||847|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||367|
|Average Household Size||1.96|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||839 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||304 (36.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||334 (39.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||201 (24.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,579|
|Average Home Value||$100,911|
|Median Household Income||$25,057|
|Average Household Income||$39,062|
|Per Capita Income||$16,419|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.98%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
The table below compares Montgomery to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 98||76th|
|Population Density1||# 152||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 19||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 385||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 348||13th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.