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-Small-town feel
-Historic interest
-Low crime rates


-Economic cycles
-Winter climate

What Bert Has To Say About Monroe Metro Area

Monroe is an old manufacturing and port city along the western shore of Lake Erie between Detroit and Toledo, Ohio. This typically Midwestern town contains numerous early-20th-century homes on shaded streets and some historic attractions related to the residence of General George A. Custer. It is quiet, with plenty of water recreation.


Small port city - Southeastern Michigan along Lake Erie between Detroit and Toledo See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Michigan
County: Monroe County
Metro Area: Monroe Metro Area
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City: Monroe
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Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 593 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Monroe

    The unemployment rate in Monroe is 3.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monroe jobs have Increased by 2.27 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Monroe's cost of living is 14.70% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Monroe's Cost of Living
    Monroe's population is 20,092 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -12.27 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Monroe is $109,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -20.24%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Monroe public schools spend $9,679 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.4 students per teacher in Monroe. Learn more...

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Monroe, Monroe Mich.

We moved from Toledo ( TOLEDO, IS A TERRIBLE PLACE TO LIVE!) Some people (that don't even live here)said it was high crime. I have not had this experience. What i... (Read More)



Newport area

I purchased my home three and a half years ago. Since then my home and property have been vandalized five times. My home was broken into twice and property has been... (Read More)



PLEASE READ THIS (REAL) review of Monroe

If your looking for big city go to the big city. Monroe isn't that. However, Monroe does have fine schooling k-12 and their community college is everything... (Read More)



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