Monroe, New York Population 2022

8,622
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Monroe is a city located in Orange County New York. Monroe has a 2020 population of 8,622. Monroe is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually and its population has increased by 2.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,386 in 2010.

The average household income in Monroe is $130,790 with a poverty rate of 2.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,637 per month, and the median house value is $324,800. The median age in Monroe is 32.7 years, 32.1 years for males, and 34.6 years for females.

Monroe Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Monroewas:

  • White: 63.81%
  • Other race: 19.16%
  • Black or African American: 8.05%
  • Asian: 3.72%
  • Two or more races: 3.66%
  • Native American: 1.61%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monroe, New York is 8,622 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,622.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,386.

Monroe, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,47963.81%
Some Other Race1,64519.16%
Black or African American6918.05%
Asian3193.72%
Two or More Races3143.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native1381.61%
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Monroe Population by Race

Monroe Population Pyramid $2022

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Monroe Median Age

32.7


Total

32.1


Male

34.6


Female

Monroe Adults

There are 5,986 adults, (748 of whom are seniors) in Monroe.

Monroe Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe Sex Ratio

Female

4,319

50.30%

Male

4,267

49.70%

Monroe Population by Age

Monroe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monroe Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female47.4%52.6%
Male48.9%51.1%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
All75.4%24.6%
Married86.1%13.9%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monroe Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5523.3575.4
Married1,7033.7986.1
Non Family3831.2761.4
Female3293.0347.4
Male1374.4548.9

3.65

Average Family Size

3.35

Average Household Size

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Monroe Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3626.92%
9th to 12th Grade3697.05%
High School Graduate1,00519.21%
Some College83716.00%
Associates Degree4849.25%
Bachelors Degree1,38626.50%
Graduate Degree78815.06%
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Monroe Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monroe Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0592,8711,502
Hispanic1,388897199
Other Race77937034
Black409371226
Asian233219124
Native American111111111
2+ Races373714

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Monroe Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,983$69,325$50,000
Less Than 9th Grade$$31,646$15,688
High School Graduate$27,389$26,851$35,675
Some College$59,714$64,519$59,037
Bachelors Degree$64,286$101,591$40,714
Graduate Degree$86,272$133,214$62,679

$54,983

Average Earnings

$69,325

Average Male

$50,000

Average Female

Monroe Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monroe Language by Age

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Monroe Language

69.60% of Monroe residents speak only English, while 30.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.59% of the population.

Monroe Language

Monroe Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6917110.27%
White4,284621.45%
Hispanic2,862571.99%
Other29NaN%

2.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.23%

Male Poverty Rate

2.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe is Black, with 10.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.98%.

Monroe Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School5.07%
Less Than 9th Grade4.38%
Some College1.51%
Bachelors or Greater0.37%

Monroe Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed44.00%
Female Unemployed9.47%
Female Employed1.80%
Male Employed0.00%

Monroe Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monroe Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$117,639$130,790
Families$119,813$138,766
Married Families$134,013-
Non Families$50,855$77,369
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Income by Household Type

Monroe Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroe Married by Age and Sex

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Monroe Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Monroe Marital Status by Race

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Monroe Marital Status

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355

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War84
Vietnam57
First Gulf War56
World War II47
Korea19

Monroe Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54142
75+80
55 to 6459
18 to 3444
65 to 7430

Monroe Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2275.57%
Hispanic925.12%
Native American5549.55%
2+ Races2937.66%
Black265.20%
Other Race181.81%

Monroe Veterans by Race

Monroe Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Monroe Employment by Age

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Monroe Employment by Race

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Monroe 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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69.68%

Born in Monroe

83.66%

Native Born

16.34%

Foreign Born

8.85%

Non Citizen

7.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.66% of Monroe residents were born in the United States, with 69.68% having been born in New York. 8.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Monroe Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,622120.14%
20218,610120.14%
20208,598120.14%
20198,586120.14%
20188,574-2-0.02%
20178,57650.06%
20168,571-16-0.19%
20158,587560.66%
20148,531-17-0.20%
20138,548700.83%
20128,478410.49%
20118,437510.61%
20108,3866060.75%
20007,7801,1081.55%
19906,6726761.07%
19805,9961,5573.05%
19704,4391,1162.94%
19603,3230.00%

Monroe Population by Year