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Monroe, MI (Michigan) Houses and Residents

Monroe,MI index of house prices

Total population: 20,198 (All urban)

Houses: 9,002 (8,217 occupied: 5,132 owner occupied, 3,046 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

30%

Housing density: 995 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $97,828.

Median contract rent in 2016: $449 (lower quartile is $366, upper quartile is $547)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $411


Median gross rent in Monroe, MI in 2016: $518

Housing units in Monroe with a mortgage: 3,460 (92 second mortgage, 442 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,670

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $73,988

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $44,122

Median monthly housing costs: $806


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Monroe, Michigan Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $118,623 (it was $115,400 in 2000)
Monroe:

$118,623
Michigan:

$147,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $89,201 - $171,136
Median year house/condo built: 1952

Median year apartment built: 1961

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,143
  • In family households: 16,430 (2,496 male householders, 2,682 female householders)
    3,354 spouses, 6,073 children (5,493 natural, 105 adopted, 475 stepchildren), 677 grandchildren, 119 brothers or sisters, 127 parents, 300 other relatives, 541 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,355 (1,566 male householders (1,228 living alone)), 1,439 female householders (1,401 living alone)), 381 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 329

Size of family households: 2,222 2-persons, 1,323 3-persons, 886 4-persons, 507 5-persons, 102 6-persons, 176 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,630 1-person, 402 2-persons, 7 4-persons, 5 6-persons.

2,723 married couples with children.
1,347 single-parent households (160 men, 1,187 women).

96.8% of residents of Monroe speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 37% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 436 (2.2%)
(67.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Monroe, Michigan:

  • 35no bedroom
  • 541 bedroom
  • 7962 bedrooms
  • 2,6033 bedrooms
  • 1,3664 bedrooms
  • 3065+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Monroe population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Monroe, Michigan:

  • 47no bedroom
  • 6951 bedroom
  • 1,5352 bedrooms
  • 7653 bedrooms
  • 604 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Monroe population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Monroe in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 252no vehicle
  • 1,1931 vehicle
  • 2,4052 vehicles
  • 9913 vehicles
  • 1854 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Monroe population

Cars and other vehicles available in Monroe in renter-occupied apartments

  • 574no vehicle
  • 1,6671 vehicle
  • 7342 vehicles
  • 533 vehicles
  • 214 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Monroe population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Monroe, Michigan:

  • 01 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 463 rooms
  • 2624 rooms
  • 8485 rooms
  • 1,1846 rooms
  • 9877 rooms
  • 7668 rooms
  • 1,0479+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Monroe population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Monroe, Michigan:

  • 201 room
  • 1532 rooms
  • 4183 rooms
  • 9514 rooms
  • 7545 rooms
  • 4516 rooms
  • 1207 rooms
  • 948 rooms
  • 859+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Monroe population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Monroe, MI household income distribution

  • Monroe, MI household income distribution
  • 1,014Less than $10,000
  • 518$10,000 to $14,999
  • 413$15,000 to $19,999
  • 449$20,000 to $24,999
  • 294$25,000 to $29,999
  • 254$30,000 to $34,999
  • 447$35,000 to $39,999
  • 361$40,000 to $44,999
  • 689$45,000 to $49,999
  • 570$50,000 to $59,999
  • 768$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,064$75,000 to $99,999
  • 619$100,000 to $124,999
  • 357$125,000 to $149,999
  • 292$150,000 to $199,999
  • 99$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Monroe, MI

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Monroe, MI
  • 45Less than $10,000
  • 28$10,000 to $14,999
  • 21$15,000 to $19,999
  • 4$20,000 to $24,999
  • 28$25,000 to $29,999
  • 49$30,000 to $34,999
  • 40$35,000 to $39,999
  • 128$40,000 to $49,999
  • 310$50,000 to $59,999
  • 170$60,000 to $69,999
  • 328$70,000 to $79,999
  • 335$80,000 to $89,999
  • 208$90,000 to $99,999
  • 839$100,000 to $124,999
  • 620$125,000 to $149,999
  • 498$150,000 to $174,999
  • 265$175,000 to $199,999
  • 228$200,000 to $249,999
  • 250$250,000 to $299,999
  • 192$300,000 to $399,999
  • 32$400,000 to $499,999
  • 45$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Monroe, MI

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Monroe, MI
  • 69Less than $100
  • 56$100 to $149
  • 164$150 to $199
  • 80$200 to $249
  • 15$250 to $299
  • 173$300 to $349
  • 194$350 to $399
  • 153$400 to $449
  • 141$450 to $499
  • 164$500 to $549
  • 108$550 to $599
  • 148$600 to $649
  • 191$650 to $699
  • 528$700 to $749
  • 334$750 to $799
  • 126$800 to $899
  • 263$900 to $999
  • 79$1,000 to $1,249
  • 15$1,250 to $1,499
  • 53$1,500 to $1,999
  • 78No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 552010 or later
  • 612000 to 2009
  • 731990 to 1999
  • 921980 to 1989
  • 1121970 to 1979
  • 207Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Monroe population
Monroe commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 365
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,476
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,761
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 791
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 673
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 458
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 873
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 394
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 297
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 797
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 475
  • 90 or more minutes: 81
Monroe, MI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 65.6%
Number of people working at home: 266 (3.0% of all workers)

Monroe mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 11,028 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 1,066 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 210 (2%)
  • Taxi: 196 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 33 (0%)
  • Walked: 152 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 237 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 3,557
 German: 1,405
 Irish: 630
 Italian: 441
 Polish: 352
 English: 291
 French (except Basque): 262
 French Canadian: 132
 Belgian: 112
 Hungarian: 76
 Finnish: 66
 Scottish: 57
 European: 56
 Turkish: 34
 Scotch-Irish: 33
 British: 31
 Dutch: 29
 Lebanese: 27
 Czech: 23
 Russian: 19
 Norwegian: 18
 Swiss: 14
 Scandinavian: 12
 African: 11
 Austrian: 10
 Welsh: 8
 Maltese: 8
 Serbian: 7
 Romanian: 7
 Swedish: 7
 Basque: 5
 Pennsylvania German: 5
 Yugoslavian: 5
 Ukrainian: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 15%Thailand
  • 14%Mexico
  • 10%Germany
  • 7%England
  • 7%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 7%Poland
  • 5%Korea

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

  • This state: 14,751
  • Other state: 4,847
  • Northeast: 230
  • Midwest: 2,857
  • South: 1,118
  • West: 512

85% of Monroe residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 47% lived in Michigan.

Monroe:

84.6%
State average:

85.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 73
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 24
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 47
  • 9th grade: 82
  • 10th grade: 92
  • 11th grade: 93
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 75
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,152
  • Less than 1 year of college: 844
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 955
  • Associate degree: 575
  • Bachelor's degree: 759
  • Master's degree: 339
  • Professional school degree: 82
  • Doctorate degree: 24

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 116
  • 5th and 6th grade: 20
  • 7th and 8th grade: 96
  • 9th grade: 127
  • 10th grade: 208
  • 11th grade: 167
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 95
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,574
  • Less than 1 year of college: 640
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 783
  • Associate degree: 965
  • Bachelor's degree: 864
  • Master's degree: 511
  • Professional school degree: 66
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 7.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.5%Males
  • 14.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 9.4%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 74.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 20.8%Males
  • 23.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 12.4%Females
Monroe marital status for males
Monroe marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,406
  • One, attached: 191
  • Two: 734
  • 3 or 4: 557
  • 5 to 9: 755
  • 10 to 19: 243
  • 20 to 49: 79
  • 50 or more: 338
  • Mobile homes: 16

Median worth of mobile homes: $8,485

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Monroe:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Monroe
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (95.5%)
  • Electricity (3.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.3%)
  • Wood (0.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (71.8%)
  • Electricity (28.4%)
  • No fuel used (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 360
Here:

18.1%
Michigan:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 90
Here:

9.0%
Michigan:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 229
Here:

26.5%
Michigan:

13.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)