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Monroe County, West Virginia (WV)

County population in 2016: 13,386 (11% urban, 89% rural); it was 14,583 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,190
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,501
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,597
Renter-occupied apartments: 964 (it was 850 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

27%

Land area: 473 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 28 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Monroe County: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (28.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (20.1%), Retail trade (15.1%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.6%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (12.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 17%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 77%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Monroe County, West Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  47.4 years
West Virginia median age:  42.3 years
Males: 6,598  (49.3%)
Females: 6,788  (50.7%)

Monroe County,WV real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Monroe County:

2.0 people
West Virginia:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,620 ($27,575 in 1999)

This county:

$36,620
West Virginia:

$43,385

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $417 (lower quartile is $333, upper quartile is $508)
This county:

$417
State:

$521


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $112,521 (it was $62,000 in 2000)
Monroe:

$112,521
West Virginia:

$117,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,980 - $173,617
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $956
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $287

Institutionalized population: 57

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 18
  • Auto thefts: 4

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 7
  • Auto thefts: 2
Monroe County, WV map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $556 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $408 (0.4%)

Monroe County household income distribution in 2013 Monroe County home values distribution in 2013 Monroe County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.3%
Monroe County:

17.3%
West Virginia:

17.9%
(17.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Black residents, 31.4% for American Indian residents, 35.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 47.4 years old
(Males: 45.9 years old, Females: 48.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.6 years old, Black residents: 53.5 years old, American Indian residents: 64.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 68.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Monroe County is $414 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $459 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $572 a month.

Cities in this county include: Union, Peterstown.

Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Appomattox County, Virginia , Santa Clara County, California , Hancock County, Kentucky , Kingman County, Kansas , Lee County, Kentucky , Madison County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 482
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 72 (34.0% naturalized citizens)

Monroe County:

0.5%
Whole state:

1.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 602010 or later
  • 222000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 141980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 44Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 39.9%

Monroe County marital status for males Monroe County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,770
  • One, attached: 39
  • Two: 42
  • 3 or 4: 24
  • 5 to 9: 25
  • 10 to 19: 24
  • 20 or more: 2
  • Mobile homes: 1,670
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Monroe County with a mortgage: 1,954 (87 second mortgage, 70 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,600

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

47.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Monroe County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,49128
Mainline Protestant2,23931
Other1521
Catholic--
None8,620-
Monroe County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Monroe County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Monroe County:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

6.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Monroe County:

12.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

28.5%
State:

31.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.8%
State:

13.1%

Agriculture in Monroe County:

Average size of farms: 213 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,273
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $43.53
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.59%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 94.08%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $20,792
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.17%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,102
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.75%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.58
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 5.52%
Corn for grain: 806 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 237 harvested acres
Vegetables: 82 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 105 acres

Earthquake activity:

Monroe County-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 189.2 miles away from Monroe County center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.2 miles away from the county center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 82.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 271.7 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 146.4 miles away from Monroe County center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: June 22, 2016 to June 29, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4273: June 25, 2016, FEMA Id: 4273, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • West Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 29, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3358: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3358, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • West Virginia Severe Storms, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 10, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3345: June 30, 2012, FEMA Id: 3345, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • West Virginia Severe Storms and Straight-Line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 08, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4071: July 23, 2012, FEMA Id: 4071, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • West Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3221: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3221, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, and Landslides, Incident Period: November 11, 2003 to November 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1500: November 21, 2003, FEMA Id: 1500, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • West Virginia Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: February 16, 2003 to March 28, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1455: March 14, 2003, FEMA Id: 1455, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • West Virginia Flooding, Incident Period: January 19, 1996 to February 02, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1096: January 25, 1996, FEMA Id: 1096, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • West Virginia Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1084: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1084, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • West Virginia Severe Snowfall and Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3109: March 17, 1993, FEMA Id: 3109, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Droughts: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Landslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Egypt (63%)
  • Poland (35%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Monroe County


  • American (17%)
  • Irish (14%)
  • German (12%)
  • English (12%)
  • Scotch-Irish (8%)
  • Scottish (4%)
  • Polish (3%)

Monroe County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,877 (78.5%)
  • Carpooled: 229 (9.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 7 (0.3%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 77 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 211 (8.8%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Monroe County, West Virginia in 2000:

  • 1,389 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 76 people in nursing homes
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations
57 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $40,158.

5.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,397 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.29%
West Virginia average:

5.16%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.46% relocated from other counties in West Virginia ($13,937 average AGI)
2.84% relocated from other states ($19,460 average AGI)
Monroe County:

2.84%
West Virginia average:

2.69%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Greenbrier County, WV  0.92% ($20,951 average AGI)
from Mercer County, WV  0.69% ($35,323)
from Giles County, VA  0.47% ($28,524)
from Summers County, WV  0.22% ($28,600)


4.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,391 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
West Virginia average:

5.13%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.56% relocated to other counties in West Virginia ($13,971 average AGI)
2.09% relocated to other states ($12,420 average AGI)
Monroe County:

2.09%
West Virginia average:

2.66%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greenbrier County, WV  1.01% ($29,133 average AGI)
to Mercer County, WV  0.56% ($19,960)
to Giles County, VA  0.47% ($22,143)
to Summers County, WV  0.34% ($22,800)
to Raleigh County, WV  0.25% ($32,455)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.7

Births per 1000 population in Monroe County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Monroe County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 2.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Monroe County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 21.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Monroe County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Monroe County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Monroe County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Monroe County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Monroe County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Monroe County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,026 (2,285 aged, 741 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 327 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Monroe County, West Virginia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (183)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (142)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (138)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (137)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (83)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (74)
  • Unspecified dementia (71)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (57)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (52)
  • Congestive heart failure (51)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 888
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,222

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 8
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 22

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,386
  • In family households: 11,297 (2,124 male householders, 1,930 female householders)
    3,069 spouses, 3,213 children (2,979 natural, 141 adopted, 96 stepchildren), 203 grandchildren, 63 brothers or sisters, 113 parents, 226 other relatives, 293 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,965 (907 male householders (791 living alone)), 814 female householders (730 living alone)), 228 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 124

Size of family households: 2,161 2-persons, 872 3-persons, 599 4-persons, 379 5-persons, 41 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,520 1-person, 156 2-persons, 47 3-persons.

1,732 married couples with children.
736 single-parent households (131 men, 605 women).

99.4% of residents of Monroe speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $105,982,000 ($7,811 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,599,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $46,161,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $20,685,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $274,000
Federal grants: $25,103,000
Federal procurement contracts: $643,000 ($63,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $13,116,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $412,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,723,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,136,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 653
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

60 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 781
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +461
Here:

+34 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Monroe County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.49 millions of gallons per day (37% from ground, 63% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.6

Year house built in Monroe County, West Virginia Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 1942010 to 2013
  • 8552000 to 2009
  • 1,0311990 to 1999
  • 1,1791980 to 1989
  • 1,4921970 to 1979
  • 8491960 to 1969
  • 3741950 to 1959
  • 3251940 to 1949
  • 1,2371939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Monroe County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Monroe County, West Virginia Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 261 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 853 rooms
  • 4374 rooms
  • 1,0335 rooms
  • 1,1926 rooms
  • 6567 rooms
  • 4788 rooms
  • 5829+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Monroe County, West Virginia Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 181 room
  • 312 rooms
  • 1723 rooms
  • 1854 rooms
  • 3005 rooms
  • 2006 rooms
  • 2037 rooms
  • 748 rooms
  • 489+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Monroe County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Monroe County, West Virginia Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 24no bedroom
  • 1121 bedroom
  • 1,1382 bedrooms
  • 2,4623 bedrooms
  • 6174 bedrooms
  • 1755+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Monroe County, West Virginia Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 17no bedroom
  • 841 bedroom
  • 4592 bedrooms
  • 4813 bedrooms
  • 1794 bedrooms
  • 235+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Monroe County, West Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Monroe County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 220no vehicle
  • 1,0001 vehicle
  • 1,8992 vehicles
  • 9433 vehicles
  • 3294 vehicles
  • 1845+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Monroe County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Monroe County population
  • 124no vehicle
  • 6201 vehicle
  • 3072 vehicles
  • 1273 vehicles
  • 644 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.7% of Monroe County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 44% lived in West Virginia.

Monroe County:

88.7%
State average:

87.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 8,929
  • Other state: 4,376
  • Northeast: 469
  • Midwest: 707
  • South: 3,082
  • West: 145
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Monroe County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 46.4%Electricity
  • 25.5%Wood
  • 11.8%Utility gas
  • 8.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 56.7%Electricity
  • 23.3%Wood
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.3%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 44
Here:

3.4%
West Virginia:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 28
Here:

5.6%
West Virginia:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 3
Here:

1.3%
West Virginia:

15.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Monroe County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $600,000
    Central Staff Services: $500,000
    Financial Administration: $320,000
    Police Protection: $320,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $300,000
    General Public Buildings: $110,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $656,000

Monroe County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $350,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $78,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $354,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $227,000
  • Tax - Property: $790,000
    Other Selective Sales: $73,000
    Individual Income: $0

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 559
  • Number of aged recipients: 57
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 502
  • Number of recipients under 18: 44
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 370
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 145
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 232
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 256
Monroe County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Monroe County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Most common first names in Monroe County, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5872.8 years
William5574.4 years
John5073.9 years
Mary4179.7 years
Robert3368.3 years
Charles3069.7 years
Ruth2573.5 years
George2276.8 years
Paul1865.8 years
Annie1887.1 years
Most common last names in Monroe County, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Dunn3775.4 years
Weikle3675.9 years
Mann3075.3 years
Broyles3080.4 years
Dillon2573.7 years
Wickline2474.3 years
Miller2371.0 years
Brown2278.9 years
Thomas2177.6 years
Martin2074.8 years

Businesses in Monroe County, WV

  • H&R Block: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • UPS: 1