Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. state of Alabama. Montgomery had a population of 205,764 making it the second-largest city in Alabama. It also has a large military presence due to Maxwell Air Force.
Montgomery is the capital city in Alabama. Based on population the largest cities in Alabama are #1 Birmingham, and #2 Montgomery. The population of those cities per the 2010 census was Birmingham - 212,237, Montgomery - 205,764.