Monroe Center is a city located in Ogle County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 399, it is the 977th largest city in Illinois and the 20479th largest city in the United States. Monroe Center is currently declining at a rate of -1.48% annually and its population has decreased by -2.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 411 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Monroe Center has a population density of 329 people per square mile.
The average household income in Monroe Center is $80,506 with a poverty rate of 1.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $825 per month, and the median house value is $121,500. The median age in Monroe Center is 40.2 years, 38.5 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Monroe Centerwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 77.78%.
99.18% of Monroe Center residents speak only English, while 0.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.54% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe Center is White, with 1.63% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe Center is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 1.20%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Monroe Center
98.96% of Monroe Center residents were born in the United States, with 84.90% having been born in Illinois. 0.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.