Monroe County, Michigan's estimated population is 155,367 with a growth rate of 0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monroe County, Michigan is the 15th largest county in Michigan. The 2010 Population was 152,021 and has seen a growth of 2.20% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
96.77% of Monroe County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Michigan is Multiple, with 20.31% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Michigan is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.91%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Monroe County, Michigan
97.60% of Monroe County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 60.70% having been born in Michigan. 1.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.