Monroe Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Monroe Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 35,105 1.2%
Male Population 17,110 0.8%
Female Population 17,995 1.7%
Male Population 48.74 %
Female Population 51.26 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 35.2 3.2%
Citizen US Born 29,228 2.7%
Citizen not US Born 1,489 -9.2%
Not Citizen 4,388 -3.9%
Citizen US Born 83.26 %
Citizen not US Born 4.24 %
Not Citizen 12.5 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 42 -52.8%
Moved from Same Country 2,740 -15.0%
Moved from Same State 1,474 57.1%
Moved from Different State 839 -19.9%
Same House as Last Year 29,677 2.3%
Moved from Abroad 0.12 %
Moved from Same Country 7.88 %
Moved from Same State 4.24 %
Moved from Different State 2.41 %
Same House as Last Year 85.35 %

Occupational Employment in Monroe top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 10,321 3.4%
Blue Collar 6,066 3.1%
White Collar 62.98 %
Blue Collar 37.02 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,100 13.5%
Private Companies 12,591 0.8%
Governmental Workers 1,838 30.2%
Not for Profit Companies 858 -13.4%
Self Employees 6.71 %
Private Companies 76.84 %
Governmental Workers 11.22 %
Not for Profit Companies 5.24 %

Number of Households in Monroe top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 11,482 1.7%
Average People Per Household 3 -0.3%
Family Households 8,657 3.6%
Non-family Households 2,825 -3.6%
Family Households 75.4 %
Non-family Households 24.6 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 4,626 0.5%
Households without Children 6,856 2.5%
Households with Children 40.29 %
Households without Children 59.71 %

Median and Average Income in Monroe top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $65,400.00 6.2%
Median Household Income $51,754.00 9.4%
People below Poverty Level 6,031 -9.5%
People above Poverty Level 28,049 4.0%

Housing in Monroe top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 12,481 2.8%
Median Year Built 1989 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 714 -8.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 463 -3.3%
Built between 1950 and 1959 882 -4.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,347 8.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,352 1.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,589 -5.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 3,001 9.7%
Built between 2000 and 2009 2,647 2.6%
Built in 2010 or Later 486 28.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 11,482 1.7%
Owner Occupied 6,841 8.0%
Renter Occupied 4,641 -6.3%
Owner Occupied 59.58 %
Renter Occupied 40.42 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 5,103 9.3%
Without Mortgage 1,738 4.1%
Median Value with Mortgage $167,700.00 6.5%
Median Value without Mortgage $150,000.00 9.0%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,062.00 5.2%
With Mortgage 74.59 %
Without Mortgage 25.41 %

Monroe Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 2,416 -0.7%
Some High School 11,373 2.9%
Some College 6,796 1.4%
Associate Degree 1,925 15.8%
Bachelor's Degree 3,006 11.1%
Graduate Degree 1,023 -2.4%
No High School 9.36 %
Some High School 44.05 %
Some College 23.53 %
Associate Degree 7.46 %
Bachelor's Degree 11.64 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Monroe top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 9,562 0.5%
Married 13,673 3.4%
Separated 1,139 -3.8%
Widowed 1,482 -1.1%
Divorced 2,779 -0.5%
Never Married 34.78 %
Married 49.73 %
Separated 4.14 %
Widowed 5.39 %
Divorced 10.11 %

Means of Transport to Work in Monroe top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 15,407 4.6%
Bus or TrolleyBus 66 -28.3%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 0 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 22 -21.4%
Motorcycle 6 50.0%
TaxiCab 46 21.1%
Walk 94 -39.7%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 28110 28112

Recently added listings in Monroe top

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Monroe is an area in Union County,North Carolina with a population of 35,105. There are 17,110 male residents living in Monroe and 17,995 female residents. The total number of households is 11,482 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 13,673 people being married and 14,962 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 62.98% white collar employees and 37.02% blue collar employees in Monroe..
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