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  • Population and Community

  • Montgomery is the capital city of Alabama and the second largest city in the state. The metropolitan area is comprised of Autauga, Elmore, Lowndes and Montgomery counties. Our amazing city is the first city in Alabama to earn a public protection classification of 1 from the Insurance Services Office, as well as receiving the number one spot among winners of the Best Historic City category in the 10 Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest sponsored by USA TODAY.

  • Population Estimates Population Estimates

    City of Montgomery 199,518
    Autauga County 55,504
    Elmore County 81,677
    Lowndes County 10,076
    Montgomery County 226,646
    Montgomery Metropolitan Area 373,903

    Source: U.S. Census Bureau

    Population Breakdown by Age Population Breakdown by Age


    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Estimates (Montgomery Metro Area)

     


  • Property Tax

    Residential is assessed at 10% and commercial is assessed at 20%:

    State $0.65 per $100 of assessed value
    County $1.75 per $100 of assessed value
    City $1.25 per $100 of assessed value
    Combined rate is $3.65 per $100 of assessed value
     

    Sales Tax 

    Sales tax in the city of Montgomery is 10% (4% state, 3.5% city, 2.5% county)
    Sales tax for automobiles is 3.583%
     

    Corporate Income Tax

    The state rate is 6.5%. Federal tax is an allowed deduction for state income tax


    Individual Income Tax

    Sliding scale up to 5%. Federal tax is an allowed deduction for state income tax