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Monroe (zip 48161), Michigan 0 Reviews | Leave a Comment


-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.


  • Profile: Small port city
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time
  • Elevation: 593
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Monroe
  • Zip Codes: Monroe (zip 48161)

Quick Facts About Monroe

    The unemployment rate in Monroe (zip 48161) is 7.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monroe (zip 48161) jobs have Increased by 2.45 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Monroe (zip 48161)'s cost of living is 11.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Monroe (zip 48161)'s population is 27,035 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.83 percent.
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Monroe (zip 48161) is $112,500. Home appreciation the last year has been 5.00 percent.
    Monroe (zip 48161) public schools spend $11,832 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 31.6 students per teacher in Monroe (zip 48161).

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