Population, Households & Jobs

In cooperation with the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG), the Research and Special Projects Division produces long-range forecasts of population, employment and housing for Montgomery County and areas within the County. Forecasts are based on analysis of data from a variety of sources, including local development, population and economic trends; models of the Washington, D.C. area population and economic base; and published state and federal statistical resources.

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Latest Releases

    • New! Round 9.0 Forecast Blog Post (webpage)- This blog post explores the latest forecast of employment, household and population for Montgomery County and neighboring jurisdictions.  It also visualizes with maps the changes expected to occur within the county by Policy Areas.

Round 8.3 Cooperative Forecast

Round 8.1 Cooperative Forecast

Last Updated: March 1, 2017