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Time Zone: Montgomery County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Conroe is the Seat for Montgomery County.

Montgomery County was founded in 1837 and was created by taking area from WashingtonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Montgomery had a population of 447,718 people. This is an increase of 52.41% since the last Census (which gave a population of 293,768 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Montgomery represented 1.41% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 13th most populous county (out of 254 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
2010455,746+55.14%+1.79% since 2009
2009447,718+52.41%+3.82% since 2008
2008431,238+46.8%+4.51% since 2007
2000293,768The 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)
Conroe   58,43136,81158.7% increase  
Willis   4,5253,98513.55% increase  
Roman Forest   3,8971,279204.7% increase  
Oak Ridge North   3,4882,99116.62% increase  
Panorama Village   2,4111,96522.7% increase  

Websites for Montgomery County

Official Website:   www.co.montgomery.tx.us/

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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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