Monroe, Michigan 

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Population

19,327

-5.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.6%

Median Income

$45,037

Median Home Price

$161,900

Median Age

35.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 4.5

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Monroe, Michigan

Small port city - Southeastern Michigan along Lake Erie between Detroit and Toledo. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Monroe, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Monroe, MI Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Michigan
County: Monroe County
Metro Area: Monroe Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
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 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monroe jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monroe's cost of living is 12.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Monroe's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Monroe county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 60.4% to 37.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Monroe's population is 19,327 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 5.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Monroe is Real Estate: $161,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.8%.

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 12.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Monroe is $161,900.

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Reviews for Monroe   8 Reviews
Small angry town with no jobs. - 11/4/2019
I've lived in Monroe my entire life. Since the Ford plant closed it's been on the skids. It's full of poor white trash looking to fight. Every business that's not a... Read More

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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

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


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