Monroe County AL Information


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  1. Monroe County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forMonroe County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Alabama Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Monroe County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 23,699
Population in Households 23,469
Population in Familes 19,591
Population in Group Qrtrs 230
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $32,897
Average Household Income $48,093
Per Capita Income $19,533


Total Housing Units 11,857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,872 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,673 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,312 (19.5%)
Median Home Value $86,425
Average Home Value $117,389


Total Households 9,545
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 6,524
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.33% -0.02%
Households 0.43% 0.04%
Families 0.21% -0.1%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.98%


Monroe County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Monroe County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 44 36th
Population Density # 54 19th
Diversity Index # 13 82nd
Median Household Income # 57 16th
Per Capita Income # 55 19th

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