For population 25 years and over in Monroe:
For population 15 years and over in Monroe borough:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,083 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (36.3 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (116.0 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (137.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Towanda borough, PA (2.1 miles ), New Albany borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Burlington, PA (2.9 miles) , Wyalusing borough, PA (3.4 miles ), Rome borough, PA (3.5 miles ), Dushore borough, PA (3.7 miles ), Forksville, PA (4.1 miles) , Troy borough, PA (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 41.71 N, Longitude: 76.48 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 570
Population change in the 1990s: -19 (-3.6%).
Work and jobs in Monroe: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Monroe, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Monroe-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the Monroe borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1998, a category F3 tornado 22.9 miles away from the borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Monroe-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from Monroe center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 64.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clarion County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Monroe:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monroe:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.894. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.9. This is about average. There were 31 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.57. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.2%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Monroe compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Monroe (based on Clarion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.66%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Monroe government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,112 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($419 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,943 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Monroe:
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TV broadcast stations around Monroe:
Monroe, Pennsylvania:See more detailed statistics of Monroe fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Monroe, PA
Total length: 27 meters (89ft)
Total costs: $2,000
Total average daily traffic: 11,165
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,689
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 13,145
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Monroe)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3