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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.

Population Estimates

City of Montgomery 200,022
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

Climate

Average Maximum Temperature 76.4
Average Minimum Temperature 53.9
Average Temperature 65.2
Total Rainfall 57.44
Total Snowfall 0.0
Source: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Admin.
Temperature = degrees/Rainfall = inches

Central Time Zone

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

BEST HISTORIC CITY

Montgomery, Alabama took 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.

PUBLIC PROTECTION CLASSIFICATION

Montgomery is the first city in Alabama to earn a public protection classification of 1 from the Insurance Services Office.

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