Monument is a city located in El Paso County Colorado. Monument has a 2020 population of 8,331. Monument is currently growing at a rate of 0.95% annually and its population has increased by 36.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,084 in 2010.
The average household income in Monument is $116,008 with a poverty rate of 8.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,586 per month, and the median house value is $381,600. The median age in Monument is 34.8 years, 36.2 years for males, and 34.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Monumentwas:
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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.
89.77% of Monument residents speak only English, while 10.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.43% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Monument is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Monument is Multiple, with 3.55% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.88%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Monument
92.00% of Monument residents were born in the United States, with 28.58% having been born in Colorado. 4.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.