Monroe, Ohio Population 2024

15,523

Monroe is a city located in Butler County and Warren County Ohio. Monroe has a 2024 population of 15,523. Monroe is currently growing at a rate of 0.11% annually and its population has increased by 0.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,455 in 2020.

The average household income in Monroe is $108,563 with a poverty rate of 3.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Monroe is 36 years, 34.3 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Monroe Demographics

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

  • White: 85.56%
  • Two or more races: 6.66%
  • Black or African American: 3.9%
  • Other race: 2.34%
  • Asian: 1.22%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
State
Ohio
Land Area (mi²)
15.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
983.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
0.44% (68)
The current population of Monroe, Ohio is 15,523 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 15,455.

Monroe, Ohio Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White13,00785.56%
Two or more races1,0136.66%
Black or African American5933.9%
Other race3562.34%
Asian1851.22%
Native American480.32%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Monroe Population by Race

Monroe Population Pyramid 2024

Monroe Median Age

36

Total

34.3

Male

37

Female

Monroe Adults

There are 10,837 adults, (2,243 of whom are seniors) in Monroe.

Monroe Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe Sex Ratio

Female7,67050.45%
Male7,53249.55%

Monroe Population by Age

Monroe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All5,3332.8278.921.1
Married3,5093.2589.310.7
Non Family1,1591.2768.531.5
Female5293.1436.163.9
Male1363.6166.933.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

78.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Monroe Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2012.1%
9th to 12th Grade1171.22%
High School Graduate2,25223.55%
Some College2,21523.16%
Associates Degree1,12211.73%
Bachelors Degree2,47925.92%
Graduate Degree1,17712.31%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Monroe Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monroe Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White8,4678,1713,123
Black330330200
Hispanic32032096
2+ Races317317140
Asian185163152
Other Race1371370
Native American48480

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 82.16%.

Monroe Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$60,322$72,736$44,548
Less Than 9th Grade$36,250$0$0
High School Graduate$43,384$60,284$25,707
Some College$55,621$66,857$41,683
Bachelors Degree$71,338$91,630$59,503
Graduate Degree$74,573$90,912$71,507

$60,322

Average Earnings

$72,736

Average Male

$44,548

Average Female

Monroe Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monroe Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Monroe Language

95.87% of Monroe residents speak only English, while 4.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.62% of the population.

Monroe Language

Monroe Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White12,4784943.96%
Multiple1,013282.76%
Hispanic865263.01%

3.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.29%

Male Poverty Rate

3.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe is White, with 3.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe is Multiple, with 2.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.62%.

Monroe Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.93%
Some College5.17%
High School4.46%
Bachelors or Greater0.6%

Monroe Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed2.54%
Male Employed1.49%
Male Unemployed0%

Monroe Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monroe Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$100,100$108,563
Families$106,481$119,578
Married Families$121,406$-999,999,999
Non Families$52,457$62,893

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Monroe Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroe Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Monroe Marriage

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

Monroe Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Monroe Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

832

Number of Veterans

780

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War250
Second Gulf War162
Vietnam131
World War II57
Korea25

Monroe Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 54299
75+196
55 to 64165
65 to 74109
18 to 3463

Monroe Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White7998.28%
Black164.89%
Asian105.41%
2+ Races71.62%

Monroe Veterans by Race

Monroe Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

72.3%

Labor Force Participation

70.4%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Monroe Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Monroe Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Monroe Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

72.62%

Born in Monroe

96.46%

Native Born

3.54%

Foreign Born

1.85%

Non Citizen

1.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.46% of Monroe residents were born in the United States, with 72.62% having been born in Ohio. 1.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Monroe Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202915,608170.11%
202815,591170.11%
202715,574170.11%
202615,557170.11%
202515,540170.11%
202415,523170.11%
202315,506170.11%
202215,489210.14%
202115,468130.08%
202015,4551,42710.17%
201914,0281601.15%
201813,8681841.34%
201713,6841861.38%
201613,4981190.89%
201513,3791220.92%
201413,2571991.52%
201313,0582191.71%
201212,8391471.16%
201112,6921821.45%
201012,5105,37775.38%
20007,1332,64358.86%
19904,4902345.5%
19804,25676421.88%
19703,49200%

Monroe Population by Year