Montgomery County, North Carolina

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Montgomery County
Montgomery County Courthouse in Troy
Montgomery County Courthouse in Troy
Motto(s): 
The Golden Opportunity
Map of North Carolina highlighting Montgomery County
Location within the U.S. state of North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 35°20′N 79°54′W / 35.33°N 79.9°W / 35.33; -79.9
Country United States
State North Carolina
Founded1779
Named forRichard Montgomery
SeatTroy
Largest townTroy
Area
 • Total502 sq mi (1,300 km2)
 • Land492 sq mi (1,270 km2)
 • Water10 sq mi (30 km2)  2.0%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
27,271
 • Density57/sq mi (22/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district8th
Websitewww.montgomerycountync.com

Montgomery County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2010, 27,798 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Troy.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 6, 2011. Retrieved October 27, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.