Monroe, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Monroe, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
35,339
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
14.5%
Median Home
$174,100
Median Income
$53,064
Median Rent
$997

Monroe SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
6

Monroe, NC Cost Of Living

97
Monroe's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Monroe North Carolina National Average
Overall 97 95 100
Services 103 102 100
Groceries 104 100 100
Health 106 108 100
Housing 83 87 100
Transportation 100 96 100
Utilities 95 98 100

Monroe, NC Photos

Bank Of America Corporate Center
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Monroe in North Carolina

Map Of Monroe, NC

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Population over time in Monroe

Year Population % Change
2020 35,339 1.9%
2019 34,679 0.9%
2018 34,368 0.5%
2017 34,212 0.8%
2016 33,951 1.1%
2015 33,588 0.7%
2014 33,343 0.7%
2013 33,101 0.8%
2012 32,840 1.7%
2011 32,297 -

Race / Ethnicity in Monroe

White
43.9% (15,516)
African American
22.5% (7,961)
American Indian
0.4% (136)
Asian
0.6% (222)
Hawaiian
0.0% (7)
Other
0.4% (158)
Two Or More
2.2% (769)
Hispanic
29.9% (10,570)
Race Monroe NC USA
White 43.9% 62.6% 60.1%
African American 22.5% 21.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 0.6% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 29.9% 9.5% 18.2%

Gender in Monroe

Female
50.8% (17,956)
Male
49.2% (17,383)
Gender Monroe NC USA
Female 50.8% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Monroe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (3,887)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (4,240)
High School / GED
27.0% (9,541)
Some College
25.0% (8,834)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,827)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (4,594)
Master's Degree
3.0% (1,060)
Professional Degree
1.0% (353)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Monroe NC USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Monroe, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
5.5% (192,830)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (125,585)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (332,233)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (382,283)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.6% (621,787)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (618,102)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (516,774)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.6% (480,848)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (131,726)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (131,726)
Income Monroe NC USA
Less than $10,000 5.5% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.6% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 12.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.6% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 5.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 6.0% 8.3%

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