Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
The Commemorative Quarter for Georgia

Time Zone: Montgomery County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Mount Vernon is the Seat for Montgomery County.

Montgomery County was founded in 1793 and was created by taking area from WashingtonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Montgomery had a population of 8,930 people. This is an increase of 7.98% since the last Census (which gave a population of 8,270 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Montgomery represented 0.1% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 139th most populous county (out of 159 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20109,123+10.31%+2.16% since 2009
20098,930+7.98%+0.34% since 2008
20088,900+7.62%-0.96% since 2007
20008,270The Last Census

More information can be found on the Montgomery County Census Page for Montgomery County.


Below are some of the communities located in Montgomery County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Montgomery County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Vidalia   11,27110,4917.43% increase  
Mount Vernon   2,1222,0821.92% increase  
Uvalda   5495303.58% increase  
Ailey   53039434.52% increase  
Higgston   3273163.48% increase  

Other Roadside Stops ...

About Georgia

Search for a Community located in Georgia

Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

- Return to Citation

<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation