Monroe County IN Information


Monroe County Subdivisions

Monroe County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 144,117
Daytime Population: Workers 77,277
Daytime Population: Residents 76,443
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 153,720
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 128,971
Population in Familes 80,218
Population in Group Qrtrs 15,146
Population Density2 365
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $40,740
Average Household Income $61,284
Per Capita Income $25,053


Total Housing Units 62,120 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,733 (46.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 28,689 (46.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,698 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $174,973
Average Home Value $223,047


Total Households 57,422
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 27,992
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.6% 0.67%
Households 0.63% 0.73%
Families 0.34% 0.54%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.37%


Monroe County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Monroe County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 12 88th
Population Density # 13 87th
Diversity Index # 14 86th
Median Household Income # 89 4th
Per Capita Income # 41 57th

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