West Monroe, Michigan Population 2022

3,171
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West Monroe is a city located in Michigan. West Monroe has a 2020 population of 3,171. West Monroe is currently declining at a rate of -0.88% annually and its population has decreased by -1.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,227 in 2010.

The average household income in West Monroe is $52,008 with a poverty rate of 11.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $939 per month, and the median house value is $78,000. The median age in West Monroe is 31.7 years, 33.7 years for males, and 30.3 years for females.

West Monroe Demographics

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

  • White: 94.08%
  • Two or more races: 3.86%
  • Other race: 1.75%
  • Black or African American: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of West Monroe, Michigan is 3,171 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,227.

West Monroe, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,06894.08%
Black or African American100.31%
Some Other Race571.75%
Two or More Races1263.86%
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West Monroe Population by Race

West Monroe Population Pyramid 2022

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West Monroe Median Age

34.6


Total

37.6


Male

33.8


Female

West Monroe Adults

There are 2,411 adults, (525 of whom are seniors) in West Monroe.

West Monroe Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

West Monroe Sex Ratio

Female

1,708

52.38%

Male

1,553

47.62%

West Monroe Population by Age

West Monroe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Monroe Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All82.4%17.6%
Non Family82.3%17.7%
Female77%23%
Male75%25%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Monroe Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4172.382.4
Married6023.3284.1
Male722.6575
Female873.1677
Non Family6561.2182.3

3.19

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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West Monroe Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade24211.44%
9th to 12th Grade1637.71%
High School Graduate74135.04%
Some College39418.63%
Associates Degree31014.66%
Bachelors Degree22110.45%
Graduate Degree442.08%
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West Monroe Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Monroe Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,0701,665265
2+ Races4545
Hispanic4545

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.80%.

West Monroe Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,450$39,767$34,286
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,600$41,923$13,207
Some College$36,250$43,125$33,661
Bachelors Degree$47,344$39,946$48,163
Graduate Degree$$$

$37,450

Average Earnings

$39,767

Average Male

$34,286

Average Female

West Monroe Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Monroe Language by Age

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West Monroe Language

99.39% of West Monroe residents speak only English, while 0.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.61% of the population.

West Monroe Language

West Monroe Poverty by Race

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11.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.34%

Male Poverty Rate

12.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Monroe

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Monroe is White, with 9.97% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.84%.

West Monroe Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.36%
High School19.97%
Some College2.84%
Bachelors or Greater4.53%

West Monroe Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed21.69%
Female Employed8.87%
Female Unemployed32.79%

West Monroe Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Monroe Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$51,089
Families$53,466$61,258
Married Families$66,372-
Non Families$37,357$38,434
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Income by Household Type

West Monroe Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

West Monroe Married by Age and Sex

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West 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 35-44.

West Monroe Marital Status by Race

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West Monroe Marital Status

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69

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War11
Vietnam21
Korea10
World War II10

West Monroe Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 346
35 to 54
55 to 6411
65 to 7431
75+21

West Monroe Veterans by Age

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West Monroe Veterans by Race

West Monroe Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Monroe Veterans by Education

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62%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

West Monroe Employment by Age

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West Monroe Employment by Race

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West 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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81.54%

Born in West Monroe

99.48%

Native Born

0.52%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.48% of West Monroe residents were born in the United States, with 81.54% having been born in Michigan. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

West Monroe Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103,5030.00%
20113,475-28-0.80%
20123,447-28-0.81%
20133,419-28-0.81%
20143,391-28-0.82%
20153,363-28-0.83%
20163,335-28-0.83%
20173,307-28-0.84%
20183,279-28-0.85%
20193,251-28-0.85%
20203,227-24-0.74%
20213,199-28-0.87%
20223,171-28-0.88%

West Monroe Population by Year