Montgomery Village, MD

Montgomery Village profile

Living in Montgomery Village

Montgomery Village is a medium-sized town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 33,801 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Montgomery Village is the 30th largest community in Maryland.

Montgomery Village is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Montgomery Village is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Montgomery Village who work in office and administrative support (11.73%), management occupations (10.51%), and sales jobs (7.45%).

Also of interest is that Montgomery Village has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Montgomery Village, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.82 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.

Like elsewhere in America, most people in Montgomery Village use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Montgomery Village‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.

The citizens of Montgomery Village are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.20% of adults in Montgomery Village have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Montgomery Village in 2018 was $36,616, which is middle income relative to Maryland, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $146,464 for a family of four. However, Montgomery Village contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Montgomery Village is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Montgomery Village home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Montgomery Village, accounting for 38.23% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Montgomery Village residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Montgomery Village include German, Irish, English, African, and Italian.

In addition, Montgomery Village has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (39.30%).

The most common language spoken in Montgomery Village is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.