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Pros

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

Cons

-Entertainment
-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.

Highlights


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
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Schools: See Local Schools
City: Monroe
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Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 593 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Monroe


    ECONOMY
    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...
    COST OF LIVING
    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
    POPULATION
    Monroe's population is 20,092 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -12.27 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    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.
    SCHOOLS
    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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  7/24/2017
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)

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  2/6/2015
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)

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  9/22/2011
PLEASE READ THIS (REAL) review of Monroe

If your looking for big city life....um... 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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