Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Setting
    Midsize City
  • Population
    205,548
  • Population Density
    1,271 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    162 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    111 3.3
Montgomery is a midsize city in Alabama with 205,548 residents. It has low home values, average rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have high education levels and average income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
3.3 from 111 reviews
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    • Parent
    • N/A
    Food & Drink at Montgomery: don't do the night life
    • Parent
    • 3
    Local Businesses at Montgomery: things moving out of area
    • Parent
    • 4
    Health & Fitness at Garden District: Older people in my area take their health seriously .Their are plenty exercise classes,well as facilities.
    • Parent
    • 3
    Transportation at Garden District: I stay by a buzy highway an the taffic is always buzy speical on the weekend Loud music,lots of sirens their aren't any sidewalks to ride a bike.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Weather at Garden District: I cannot complain . Their are barly any stroms, snow, are raindays. During the Winter you may be wearing shorts, during the summer the same as the winter . I enjoy my City. Montgomery Alabama

Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
3.33 Ridgefield 3,921
3.00 Brentwood 2,423
3.33 McGehee/Allendale 2,332
2.33 Highland Park 2,250
3.00 Forest Park 2,009
3.33 Edgewood 1,648
3.33 Hillwood 1,528
3.66 Old Cloverdale 1,397
2.33 Garden District 1,253
2.00 South Hull 845
3.00 Cloverdale/Idlewild 842
1.66 Centennial Hill 278
1.66 Cottage Hill 180

Nearby Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
4.00 Pike Road Township 17,357
4.00 Pike Road 5,208
2.33 Hope Hull Township 8,943
3.66 Mount Meigs Township 8,268

ZIP Codes

Niche Grade Name Population
3.66 36117 49,256
2.66 36116 42,729
3.00 36109 25,454
1.66 36108 22,013
3.33 36106 14,518
3.00 36111 13,203
2.00 36110 12,806
1.66 36105 12,368
1.66 36104 10,424
2.66 36107 9,115
4.00 36064 6,467
2.33 36043 3,239
3.00 36113 1,646
3.66 36115 777
4.33 36013 493
36112 365

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
2.33 Montgomery County Schools 63

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Loveless Academic Magnet Program High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 Booker T. Washington Magnet High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
3.66 Brewbaker Technology Magnet High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
3.33 Baldwin Art & Academics Magnet School Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
3.33 Floyd Middle School Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
3.33 Forest Avenue Elementary School Public, Magnet K-5 Elementary
3.00 MacMillan International Academy Public, Magnet K-5 Elementary
3.00 Bear Exploration Center Public, Magnet K-5 Elementary
Head Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.66 Brewbaker Primary School Public K-3 Elementary
2.66 Carver Senior High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Catoma Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
Houston Hill Junior High School Public 7-9 Middle
Hayneville Road Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
McIntyre Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
Walter T. McKee Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.00 Carver Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.33 James W. Wilson Jr. Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.00 Carr Middle School Public 7-8 Middle
2.00 Pintlala Elementary School Public PK, K-6 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 Flowers Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
Harrison Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.00 Morningview Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.33 Halcyon Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.33 Dalraida Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.33 St. James School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Montgomery Academy Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Trinity Presbyterian School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Lighthouse Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 Macon East Academy Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Churchill Academy Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Prattville Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Eastwood Christian School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Success Unlimited Academy Private, Religious, Special Education PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
2.66 Evangel Christian Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Edgewood Academy Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Autauga Academy Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.33 Hooper Academy Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.33 New Life Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.33 Victory Baptist School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.33 Alabama Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.00 East Memorial Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Hill & Lowe Educational Exploratorium Academy Private, Alternative 8-12 Middle, High
2.00 St. Jude Educational Institute Private, Religious 7-12 High
First Baptist Kindergarten Private, Religious PK, K Pre-K, Elementary
Holy Cross Episcopal School Private, Religious PK, K-6 Pre-K, Elementary
Green Gate School Private PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
First Baptist Child Development Center Private, Religious PK, K Pre-K, Elementary
Camellia Baptist Weekday Education Ministry (WEM) Private, Religious PK, K Pre-K, Elementary

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
2.66 Faulkner University
2.66 Tuskegee University
2.66 Huntingdon College
2.33 Auburn University - Montgomery
1.66 Alabama State University
H Councill Trenholm State Technical College
South University - Montgomery
Virginia College - Montgomery
Fortis College - Montgomery West
J F Ingram State Technical College
Amridge University
Prince Institute - Southeast
Fortis College - Montgomery East
The Hair Academy - Alabama

Around Montgomery

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Montgomery, AL United States
African American 55.93% 12.21%
White 36.93% 64.16%
Hispanic 3.55% 16.05%
Asian 2.08% 4.67%
Multiracial 1.16% 1.85%
Native American 0.27% 0.66%
Pacific Islander 0.02% 0.15%
Other 0.02% 0.21%

Age

Montgomery, AL United States
9 years and under 14% 13%
10 to 17 years 11% 11%
18 to 24 years 12% 10%
25 to 34 years 14% 13%
35 to 44 years 13% 14%
45 to 54 years 14% 15%
55 to 64 years 10% 12%
65 and over 12% 13%

Education Levels

Montgomery, AL United States
Less than a high school diploma 15% 15%
High school diploma or equivalent 27% 29%
Some college or associate degree 27% 29%
Bachelor's degree 19% 18%
Master's degree or higher 12% 10%

Gender

Montgomery, AL United States
Male 47.2% 49.2%
Female 52.8% 50.8%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Montgomery, AL United States
Rent 39.2% 33.9%
Own 60.8% 66.1%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Montgomery, AL United States
Assault 135.4 280.9
Murder 21.1 5.6
Rape 19.6 29.2
Robbery 219.6 150.7

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Montgomery, AL United States
Burglary 1631.0 718.3
Larceny 3611.2 2276.2
Motor vehicle theft 526.7 275.5

Income

Weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Avg. High Avg. Low
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36°
62°
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70°
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61°
90°
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92°
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71°
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Precipitation
4.6"
5.3"
6.0"
4.0"
3.5"
4.1"
5.2"
4.0"
4.0"
2.9"
4.6"
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  • 57°
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Resident Opinions

What one word or phrase best describes this area?     Based on 5 responses

  • 50% Serene
  • 25% Fast
  • 25% Nice
  • 0% Racially Divided