The unemployment rate in Monroe County is 6.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monroe County jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monroe County's cost of living is 13.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Monroe county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 59.3% to 38.2%. More Voting Stats
Monroe County's population is 748,680 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Monroe County is Real Estate: $147,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.4%.
Monroe County public schools spend $20,752 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Monroe County. More Education