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

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

Montgomery County was founded in 1796 and was created by taking area from ClarkCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Montgomery had a population of 25,835 people. This is an increase of 14.55% since the last Census (which gave a population of 22,554 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Montgomery represented 0.56% of the total population of Kentucky, making it the state's 50th most populous county (out of 120 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
201026,499+17.49%+2.57% since 2009
200925,835+14.55%+1.25% since 2008
200825,515+13.13%+1.32% since 2007
200022,554The 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)
Mount Sterling   7,0515,87620% increase  
Jeffersonville   1,6571,8048.15% decrease  
Camargo   1,04492313.11% increase  

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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.

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

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