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Montgomery, New York - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Orange County at latitude 41.5276 and longitude -74.2368. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 358 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Montgomery (see map) encompass a land area of 1.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 3,772
Population in Households 3,749
Population in Familes 3,120
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density1 2,683
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 1,451
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 982
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,503 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 969 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 482 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 52 ( 3.5%)
Median Home Value $482,143
Average Home Value $491,237


Median Household Income $77,051
Average Household Income $88,524
Per Capita Income $34,135
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.26% -0.03%
Households -0.1% 0.03%
Families -0.31% -0.12%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   3.05%
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, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York 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 # 422 65th
Population Density1 # 320 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 225 81st
Median Household Income # 396 67th
Per Capita Income # 449 62nd

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