Operates as a mayor-council form of government. Under this system, the mayor heads the executive branch of government.
Todd Strange. Elected on March 10th and installed on March 23rd.
The City is composed of a nine members representing the legislative branch of government. The Council is elected by the people to also serve a four year term.
Six-pointed star containing the words "Cradle of the Confederacy," Birth Place of the Civil Rights Movement" and "City of Montgomery."
201,998 (based on 2006 estimate)
Black (49.6%), White (47.7%), Hispanics/Latinos (1.2%), American Indians and Alaska Natives (0.3%) and Asians (1.1%)
High school graduates (80.7%), Bachelor's degree or higher (29.4%)
155.38 sq mi (402.43 km2)
The city consists of 35 different zip codes. Click here to view complete list.
Prattville, Tuskegee, Auburn, Selma