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Montgomery County in Numbers

Montgomery County is a place where business and diversity are encouraged and celebrated. Check out the following stats and see why  Montgomery County continues to be one of the best counties in the US for entrepreneurs and minorities to live, work, and thrive!

Montgomery County has a population of 1,062,061 people as of 2020 with 48.4% male and 51.6% female



The Hispanic population increased from 165,398 to 217,409  between 2010 and 2020. Hispanics now account for 21% of residents in Montgomery County.

17.4% of the overall population in Montgomery County are native Spanish speakers, making it the most common non-English language spoken in the County. 


Hispanics were awarded 799 higher educational degrees in 2019, from Montgomery County institutions. In neighboring Prince George’s County, 2,800 higher educational degrees were awarded to Hispanic residents in the same year.

College Graduation Rate in Montgomery County (2019)

Women and Minority-Owned Businesses Thrive in Montgomery County

Men-Owned Firms


Women-Owned Firms


Minority-Owned Firms


Veteran-Owned Firms


Want to know more?

The Maryland Data Explorer is a great tool provided by the Maryland Department of Commerce to better see and understand how the major jurisdictions and counties in the Sate of Maryland rank among themselves, or how Maryland compares to other States in the US.

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