Monroe County, Indiana Population 2018

Monroe County, Indiana's estimated population is 146,986 with a growth rate of 2.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monroe County, Indiana is the 12th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017146,9863,6942.58%
2016143,292-2,400-1.65%
2016145,6921,4671.02%
2015144,2258200.57%
2014143,4051,5321.08%
2013141,8735990.42%
2012141,2741,1720.84%
2011140,1021,5911.15%
2010138,51129,53327.10%
1990108,97810,19310.32%
198098,78513,93616.42%
197084,84925,62443.27%
196059,2259,14518.26%
195050,08013,54637.08%
194036,5345601.56%
193035,97411,45546.72%
192024,5191,0934.67%
191023,4262,55312.23%
190020,8733,20018.11%
189017,6731,79811.33%
188015,8751,70712.05%
187014,1681,32110.28%
186012,8471,56113.83%
185011,2861,14311.27%
184010,1433,56654.22%
18306,5773,898145.50%
18202,6790.00%

Monroe County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White124,252
Asian8,966
Black or African American4,430
Two or More Races4,187
Some Other Race842
American Indian and Alaska Native554
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander61

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Monroe County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Monroe County, Indiana Median Age

28.6


Total

27.9


Male

29.5


Female

Monroe County, Indiana Adults

There are 120,365 adults, (16,192 of which are seniors) in Monroe County, Indiana.

Monroe County, Indiana Age Dependency

37.4

Age Dependency Ratio

15.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

72,006

50.25%

Male

71,286

49.75%

Monroe County, Indiana Households and Families

Monroe County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monroe County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
Male56.1%43.9%
All54.3%45.7%
Female41.2%58.8%
Non Family35%65%

54.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monroe County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All54,2782.3754.3
Non Family26,6041.6735
Married20,6883.0282.2
Female5,0733.0641.2
Male1,9133.0756.1

2.94

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monroe County, Indiana Households

Monroe County, Indiana Education

Monroe County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8082.24%
9th to 12th Grade4,4655.53%
High School Graduate18,28022.65%
Some College14,30417.72%
Associates Degree5,4156.71%
Bachelors Degree18,49722.92%
Graduate Degree17,93722.23%

Monroe County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White70,96665,63830,944
Asian3,9843,7833,162
Black2,1541,937867
Hispanic2,1491,743866
Multiple Races1,3341,216555
Other Race484410132
Native American43425520
Islander614848

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.95%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 79.37%.

Monroe County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,249$37,953$27,898
Less Than High School$16,147$16,548$14,949
High School Grad$28,927$32,679$25,734
Some College$28,945$32,909$24,339
Bachelors Degree$37,076$44,141$31,164
Graduate Degree$50,612$61,427$41,133

$32,249

Average Earnings

$37,953

Average Male

$27,898

Average Female

Monroe County, Indiana Language

Monroe County, Indiana Language by Age

Monroe County, Indiana Language

89.13% of Monroe County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 10.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 5.16% of the population.

Monroe County, Indiana Poverty

Monroe County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White109,65424,48022.32%
Asian7,2573,86553.26%
Black3,9081,49238.18%
Hispanic3,8151,13029.62%
Multiple3,6661,05928.89%
Other78224331.07%
Native5546511.73%
Islander611016.39%

24.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.74%

Male Poverty Rate

26.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Indiana is Asian, with 53.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Indiana is Native, with 11.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.08%.

Monroe County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.00%
Some College14.00%
High School13.78%
Bachelors or Greater8.89%

Monroe County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.01%
Male Unemployed38.96%
Female Employed19.00%
Male Employed14.81%

Monroe County, Indiana Income

Monroe County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,389$63,694
Families$66,421$85,901
Married Families$81,380$100,814
Non Families$26,501$39,327

Monroe County, Indiana Marital Status

Monroe County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

35.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroe County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Monroe County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Monroe County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Monroe County, Indiana Veterans

Monroe County, Indiana Veterans by War

6,582

Number of Veterans

6,217

Male Veterans

365

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,969
First Gulf War1,121
Second Gulf War1,010
Korea736
World War II343

Monroe County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,517
35 to 541,452
55 to 641,446
65 to 741,421
18 to 34746

Monroe County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,9945.71%
Black2707.40%
Asian1531.88%
Hispanic1073.07%
2 or More1054.49%
Other406.02%
Indian204.09%

Monroe County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe County, Indiana Employment Status

Monroe County, Indiana Employment by Age

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Monroe County, Indiana Employment by Race

Monroe County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Monroe County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bloomington803128446541535.17%
Ellettsville624066223826.12%
Stinesville203213104.93%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990