Monahans is a city located in Ward County Texas. It is also the county seat of Ward County. With a 2020 population of 8,160, it is the 278th largest city in Texas and the 3571st largest city in the United States . Monahans is currently growing at a rate of 2.15% annually and its population has increased by 17.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,953 in 2010. Monahans reached it's highest population of 8,567 in 1960. Spanning over 29 miles, Monahans has a population density of 283 people per square mile.
The average household income in Monahans is $73,186 with a poverty rate of 13.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,001 per month, and the median house value is $88,900. The median age in Monahans is 32.8 years, 33.8 years for males, and 32.4 years for females.