Monroe is a city located in Walton County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Walton County. With a 2020 population of 14,013, it is the 79th largest city in Georgia and the 2425th largest city in the United States . Monroe is currently growing at a rate of 1.23% annually and its population has increased by 5.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,234 in 2010. Monroe reached it's highest population of 14,013 in 2021. Spanning over 16 miles, Monroe has a population density of 894 people per square mile.
The average household income in Monroe is $43,983 with a poverty rate of 30.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $915 per month, and the median house value is $127,400. The median age in Monroe is 29.6 years, 28.4 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.