StatisticMonroeIowaNational
Population1,8753,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,1075791
Median age38.738.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Monroe is 1842% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Monroe is 2% higher than Iowa
  • In Monroe 98.13% of the population is White
  • In Monroe 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Monroe 0.37% of the population is Asian

Compare Monroe, IA Demographics

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      Monroe population breakdown by race

      RaceMonroeIowaNational
      White98.13%90.90%73.35%
      Black0.00%3.32%12.63%
      Asian0.37%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.49%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
      In Monroe, 0.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Monroe age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Monroe, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).