Monroe SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
7

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Monroe, North Carolina Info Snack

Monroe is a city in and the county seat of Union County, North Carolina, United States. The population increased from 26,228 in 2000 to 32,797 in 2010. It is within the rapidly growing Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC Metropolitan area. Monroe has a council-manager form of government.
Population
34,368
Unemployment
10.0%
Poverty
21.5%
Median Home
$147,300
Median Income
$45,803
Median Rent
$889

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Map Of Monroe, NC

Population over time in Monroe

Year Population % Change
2017 34,368 0.5%
2016 34,212 0.8%
2015 33,951 1.1%
2014 33,588 0.7%
2013 33,343 0.7%
2012 33,101 0.8%
2011 32,840 1.7%
2010 32,297 -

Race / Ethnicity in Monroe

White
42.4% (14,582)
African American
24.5% (8,410)
American Indian
0.5% (160)
Asian
1.1% (382)
Hawaiian
0.0% (13)
Other
0.5% (169)
Two Or More
1.3% (447)
Hispanic
29.7% (10,205)
Race Monroe NC USA
White 42.4% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 24.5% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 29.7% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Monroe, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
6.5% (223,392)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (209,644)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.5% (429,600)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (381,484)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.5% (635,808)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (577,382)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (398,668)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (436,473)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (92,793)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (51,552)
Income Monroe NC USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.5% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.5% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Monroe

Female
51.7% (17,756)
Male
48.3% (16,611)
Gender Monroe NC USA
Female 51.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Monroe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.9% (3,398)
9-12th Grade
12.4% (4,274)
High School / GED
30.0% (10,323)
Some College
24.8% (8,513)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,413)
Bachelor's Degree
11.7% (4,018)
Master's Degree
3.4% (1,151)
Professional Degree
0.4% (149)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (126)
Education Monroe NC USA
< 9th Grade 9.9% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 12.4% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.0% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 24.8% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.7% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.4% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.3% 1.4%

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