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Overview for Monroe, NC

56,194 people live in Monroe, where the median age is 36.7 and the average individual income is $26,618.88. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

56,194

Total Population

36.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$26,618.88

Average individual Income

Around Monroe, NC

There's plenty to do around Monroe, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

54
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
39
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Courthouse Self-Pour Beer & Wine, Fit You Meals, and Americana Beer Company.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.72 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.42 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.72 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.86 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.6 miles 16 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 1.89 miles 9 reviews 4.9/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Monroe, NC

Monroe has 18,682 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Monroe do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 56,194 people call Monroe home. The population density is 683.17 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

56,194

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36.7

Median Age

49.39 / 50.61%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
18,682

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$26,618.88

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Monroe, NC

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Monroe. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Tabernacle Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Walter Bickett Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Central Academy of Technology and Arts
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Rocky River Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Apprentice Academy High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Union County Early College
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
Benton Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Monroe Charter Academy
PUBLIC
K - 4th
No rating available

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