Monroe, Michigan 

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Population

20,128

-5.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$45,037

Median Home Price

$138,000

Best Places to Live in Monroe, Michigan

Small port city - Southeastern Michigan along Lake Erie between Detroit and Toledo
Pros
-Small-town feel
-Historic interest
-Low crime rates
Cons
-Entertainment
-Economic cycles
-Winter climate

Local Listings in Monroe, MI
 $160,000 
611 Arbor Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1478 SqFt
 $160,000 
611 Arbor Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1478 SqFt
 $164,900 
214 Baptiste Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1560 SqFt
 $119,900 
415 Lavender St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1126 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Michigan
County: Monroe County
Metro Area: Monroe Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Monroe
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 593 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Monroe is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monroe jobs have increased by 0.87%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monroe's cost of living is 10.10% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Monroe's Cost of Living

VOTING
Monroe county voted Republican in 2016 and 2004, and Democratic in 2012, 2008 and 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Monroe's population is 20,128 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 4.97%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Monroe is $138,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.40%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Monroe

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. More Education


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Housing Market in Monroe

It's a good time to buy in Monroe. Home Appreciation is up 4.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Monroe Real Estate or Find top agents in Monroe

The median home price in Monroe is $138,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Monroe   7 Reviews
Monroe, Monroe Mich. - 7/24/2017
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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Newport area - 2/6/2015
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 - 9/22/2011
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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NEW LISTINGS IN MONROE MI
$160,000
611 Arbor Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$164,900
214 Baptiste Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$119,900
415 Lavender St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$144,900
310 W Front St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$160,000
419 W Elm Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$134,900
115 E Noble Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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