Monroe County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Monroe County is 10,634, a change of -1.87% when compared to 2014. With an area of 329.43 square miles, this works out to a population density of 32.28 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 4,414, with an average household size of 2.38.
Monroe County's 2018 unemployment rate was 6.23%.
The average household income in Monroe County for 2018 was $54,800, while the median was $34,167.

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Monroe County Fertility Rate

88 estimated births

Monroe County Household Characteristics

Monroe County Median Age over Time

Monroe County Households with Children by Age

Monroe County Median Household Income

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Type of Housing

Monroe County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $913

Monroe County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $520

Monroe County Average Commute

Monroe County Primary Transportation

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Monroe County Field of Employment

Monroe County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Monroe County, Kentucky 10,837
2015 Monroe County, Kentucky 10,765
2016 Monroe County, Kentucky 10,692
2017 Monroe County, Kentucky 10,645
2018 Monroe County, Kentucky 10,634