Montgomery County is located in southwest Iowa. The County Seat is Red Oak and the largest city is Red Oak. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.montgomerycountyiowa.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 10,421 and the 2010 census population was 10,740. The land area is 424.10 square miles and there are 25.3 persons per square mile.
97.9% of the population is White, 0.3% is Black or African American, 3.3% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.9% is two or more races. 87.4% have a high school degree or higher, and 15.1% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $79,600, there are 4,553 households, an average of 2.28 persons per household. The per capita income is $22,868, the median household income is $44,281, and 16.1% of the persons in Montgomery County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 952. Retail sales (in $1000) were $88,288, and sales per capita were $8,071. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 14.3%.
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