Monroe, Wisconsin Population 2020

10,509
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Monroe is a city located in Wisconsin. With a 2020 population of 10,509, it is the 90th largest city in Wisconsin and the 2990th largest city in the United States. Monroe is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -2.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,827 in 2010. Monroe reached it's highest population of 10,843 in 2000. Spanning over 6 miles, Monroe has a population density of 1,874 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monroe is $61,412 with a poverty rate of 9.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $734 per month, and the median house value is $128,600. The median age in Monroe is 42.3 years, 39.2 years for males, and 43.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.7 males.

Monroe Demographics

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

  • White: 93.99%
  • Two or more races: 2.35%
  • Other race: 2.12%
  • Asian: 0.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monroe, Wisconsin is 10,509, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,567.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,827.

Monroe, Wisconsin Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,99793.99%
Two or More Races2502.35%
Some Other Race2262.12%
Asian770.72%
Black or African American530.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.31%
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Monroe Population Pyramid 2020

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Monroe Median Age

42.3


Total

39.2


Male

43.3


Female

Monroe Adults

There are 8,423 adults, (2,234 of whom are seniors) in Monroe.

Monroe Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe Sex Ratio

Female

5,635

52.98%

Male

5,001

47.02%

Monroe Households and Families

Monroe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monroe Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
All59.6%40.4%
Male47.5%52.5%
Female44.7%55.3%
Non Family44.6%55.4%

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8832.1459.6
Non Family2,1101.1744.6
Married2,0082.9280.7
Female5062.8944.7
Male2592.5247.5

2.78

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Monroe Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2283.02%
9th to 12th Grade4265.65%
High School Graduate2,90538.53%
Some College1,66522.09%
Associates Degree86811.51%
Bachelors Degree95912.72%
Graduate Degree4886.47%
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Monroe Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,0896,4971,338
Hispanic22516350
Multiple Races11611621
Other Race10442
Asian646450
Black4343
Native American23239

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.13%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,232$38,095$32,435
Less Than High School$33,602$34,153$19,342
High School Grad$32,351$34,707$30,595
Some College$35,021$39,274$31,618
Bachelors Degree$46,335$50,870$44,420
Graduate Degree$66,959$65,278$70,000

$35,232

Average Earnings

$38,095

Average Male

$32,435

Average Female

Monroe Language

Monroe Language by Age

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Monroe Language

94.74% of Monroe residents speak only English, while 5.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.78% of the population.

Monroe Poverty

Monroe Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7098168.40%
Multiple22917676.86%
Black412458.54%

9.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.43%

Male Poverty Rate

9.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe is Multiple, with 76.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe is White, with 8.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.37%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.48%
High School11.85%
Some College6.66%
Bachelors or Greater0.14%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed77.66%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed4.31%
Male Employed3.99%

Monroe Income

Monroe Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,685$61,412
Families$65,809$76,113
Married Families$79,323-
Non Families$28,796$39,107
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Monroe Marital Status

Monroe Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Monroe Marital Status by Race

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Monroe Veterans

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623

Number of Veterans

602

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam257
Korea69
First Gulf War55
World War II47
Second Gulf War40
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74224
75+205
55 to 6484
35 to 5484
18 to 3426
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Name Veterans % of Total
White6027.47%
Asian1421.88%
2 or More76.03%

Monroe Veterans by Education

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4.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe Employment Status

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67.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

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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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70.24%

Born in Wisconsin

97.44%

Native Born

2.56%

Foreign Born

1.87%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.44% of Monroe residents were born in the United States, with 70.24% having been born in Wisconsin. 1.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202010,509-29-0.28%
201910,538-29-0.27%
201810,567-27-0.25%
201710,594-29-0.27%
201610,623-85-0.79%
201510,708-6-0.06%
201410,714-51-0.47%
201310,765290.27%
201210,736-36-0.33%
201110,772-35-0.32%
201010,807-36-0.03%
200010,8436020.57%
199010,2412140.21%
198010,0271,3731.48%
19708,6546040.73%
19608,0501,0131.35%
19507,0378551.30%
19406,1821,1672.11%
19305,0152270.46%
19204,7883780.83%
19104,4104831.17%
19003,9271590.41%
18903,7684751.36%
18803,293-115-0.34%
18703,4080.00%