Monroe County, Michigan 

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Population

149,619

-2.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$54,911

Median Home Price

$156,800

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Best Places to Live in Monroe County, Michigan

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

Pros
-Small-town feel
-Historic interest
-Low crime rates
Cons
-Entertainment
-Economic cycles
-Winter climate

Local Listings in Monroe
 $104,500 
1 E Erie Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1092 SqFt
 $70,000 
1314 E 3rd St
Bed 6 | Bath 2 | 1500 SqFt
 $259,900 
880 E Dean Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1826 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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Michigan
County: Monroe County
Metro Area: Monroe
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Bedford, Monroe, 30 total
Zip Codes: 48162, 48161, 48182, 48160, 48166, 48117, 48144, 48131, 49270, 48133, 17 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 593 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Monroe County is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monroe County jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monroe County's cost of living is 9.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Monroe County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Monroe County, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Monroe County's population is 149,619 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Monroe County is $156,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Monroe County public schools spend $11,342 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.7 students per teacher in Monroe County. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN MONROE COUNTY, MICHIGAN
48162, 48161, 48182, 48160, 48166, 48117, 48144, 48131, 49270, 48133, 17 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN MONROE
$104,500
1 E Erie Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$70,000
1314 E 3rd St
Bed 6 | Bath 2

$259,900
880 E Dean Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$199,900
4315 Piehl Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$799,900
10047 Secor Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 6

$315,000
4222 Secor Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$449,000
15409 Ida Center Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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