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Welcome to Montgomery ...

The city of Montgomery is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Montgomery is located in Montgomery County<1>.

The location of Montgomery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Montgomery has a population of 1,358 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Montgomery.

The community of Montgomery is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Montgomery lies within the (936) area code.

The ZIP codes for Montgomery: 77316, 77356<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Montgomery had an population of 1,358 people. This is an increase of 118.68% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 177.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Montgomery had a population of 621 people. This makes Montgomery the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 621 people, the population of Montgomery increased 26.99% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 489 people).

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

Communities Also Named Montgomery ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Montgomery - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Vermont, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Montgomery.

Communities near Montgomery ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Montgomery.

  • Conroe
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    • Conroe lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Montgomery.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 96,214 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conroe<7>
  • Willis
  • Panorama Village
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panorama Village
    • Panorama Village lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Montgomery.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,446 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Panorama Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Village
  • Magnolia
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    • Magnolia lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Montgomery.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,224 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnolia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Magnolia<7>
  • New Waverly
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Waverly
    • New Waverly lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Montgomery.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,073 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Waverly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Waverly<7>
  • Stagecoach
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    • Stagecoach lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Montgomery.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 604 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stagecoach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stagecoach
  • Plantersville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plantersville
    • Plantersville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Montgomery.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plantersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plantersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plantersville<7>
  • Anderson
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson
    • Anderson lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Montgomery.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 248 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anderson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<7>
  • Todd Mission
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Todd Mission
    • Todd Mission lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Montgomery.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Todd Mission have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Todd Mission
  • Dobbin

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Montgomery. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Montgomery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Montgomery. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Montgomery.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Montgomery. See our Newspapers Page for Montgomery.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montgomery ...

Looking for more information about Montgomery? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Montgomery, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Montgomery.

Adding Montgomery to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Montgomery in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Montgomery was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Montgomery in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Montgomery on our Genealogy Page.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Montgomery. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Montgomery County: www.co.montgomery.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Montgomery, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Montgomery.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Montgomery - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Montgomery). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Montgomery or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Montgomery) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Montgomery. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MontgomeryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montgomery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3926, Longitude: -95.6974       In this case, the coordinates for Montgomery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

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