Monroe City, Missouri Population 2022

2,441
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Monroe City is a city located in Monroe County Missouri. Monroe City has a 2020 population of 2,441. Monroe City is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually but its population has decreased by -2.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,516 in 2010.

The average household income in Monroe City is $51,268 with a poverty rate of 21.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $602 per month, and the median house value is $87,900. The median age in Monroe City is 44.4 years, 42.1 years for males, and 46.9 years for females.

Monroe City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Monroe Citywas:

  • White: 88.93%
  • Black or African American: 5.45%
  • Native American: 2.46%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Asian: 1.33%
  • Other race: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monroe City, Missouri is 2,441 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,441.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,516.

Monroe City, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,13688.93%
Black or African American1315.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native592.46%
Two or More Races431.79%
Asian321.33%
Some Other Race10.04%
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Monroe City Population by Race

Monroe City Population Pyramid $2022

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Monroe City Median Age

44.4


Total

42.1


Male

46.9


Female

Monroe City Adults

There are 1,885 adults, (500 of whom are seniors) in Monroe City.

Monroe City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe City Sex Ratio

Female

1,234

51.37%

Male

1,168

48.63%

Monroe City Population by Age

Monroe City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monroe City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male42.9%57.1%
Female46%54%
Non Family53.9%46.1%
All58.5%41.5%
Married71.8%28.2%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monroe City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0852.1158.5
Non Family5101.1153.9
Married3763.0171.8
Female1503.246
Male492.4342.9

2.87

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Monroe City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade673.92%
9th to 12th Grade1649.60%
High School Graduate81847.89%
Some College32318.91%
Associates Degree744.33%
Bachelors Degree1498.72%
Graduate Degree1136.62%
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Monroe City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monroe City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,5201,329253
Black96859
Native American3218
2+ Races2817
Asian1915
Hispanic1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.64%.

Monroe City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,424$31,629$25,485
Less Than 9th Grade$22,604$$23,021
High School Graduate$29,091$29,693$26,964
Some College$26,277$44,205$24,279
Bachelors Degree$30,882$44,063$30,147
Graduate Degree$43,125$$45,938

$28,424

Average Earnings

$31,629

Average Male

$25,485

Average Female

Monroe City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monroe City Language by Age

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Monroe City Language

98.45% of Monroe City residents speak only English, while 1.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Monroe City Language

Monroe City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,02836117.80%
Black1314332.82%
Native593864.41%
Hispanic372670.27%
Asian322268.75%
Multiple431125.58%
OtherNaN%

21.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.75%

Male Poverty Rate

20.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe City is Hispanic, with 70.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe City is Multiple, with 25.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.58%.

Monroe City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade49.12%
Some College21.08%
High School13.82%
Bachelors or Greater4.96%

Monroe City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed58.33%
Female Employed17.18%
Male Employed11.18%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Monroe City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monroe City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,993$51,268
Families$51,313$63,718
Married Families$66,528-
Non Families$22,273$33,986
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Income by Household Type

Monroe City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroe City Married by Age and Sex

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Monroe City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Monroe City Marital Status by Race

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Monroe City Marital Status

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165

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam81
First Gulf War29
Korea12
Second Gulf War12
World War II4

Monroe City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+53
65 to 7448
35 to 5429
55 to 6423
18 to 3412

Monroe City Veterans by Age

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Monroe City Veterans by Race

Monroe City Veterans by Education

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15.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe City Veterans by Education

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60.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Monroe City Employment by Age

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Monroe City Employment by Race

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Monroe City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.52%

Born in Monroe City

99.21%

Native Born

0.79%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

0.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.21% of Monroe City residents were born in the United States, with 77.52% having been born in Missouri. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Monroe City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20222,44110.04%
20212,44010.04%
20202,43910.04%
20192,43810.04%
20182,43750.21%
20172,432-11-0.45%
20162,443-4-0.16%
20152,447-28-1.13%
20142,475-16-0.64%
20132,491100.40%
20122,481-5-0.20%
20112,486-30-1.19%
20102,516-72-0.28%
20002,588-113-0.43%
19902,7011440.55%
19802,5570.00%

Monroe City Population by Year