Place:Montgomery, Texas, United States

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NameMontgomery
Alt namesMontgomerysource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates30.317°N 95.467°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1834 - )
See alsoSan Jacinto, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Montgomery County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. The county was created by an act of the Congress of the Republic of Texas on December 14, 1837. The county was named for the town of Montgomery. As of the 2010 census, its population was 455,746. The county seat is Conroe. A 55.14% growth rate in the ten years from the last U.S. Census—making the county the 24th fastest-growing county in the United States.

Montgomery County is part of the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1834 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1839 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1903 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 2,384
1860 5,479
1870 6,483
1880 10,154
1890 11,765
1900 17,067
1910 15,679
1920 17,334
1930 14,588
1940 23,055
1950 24,504
1960 26,839
1970 49,479
1980 128,487
1990 182,201

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