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Monroe County Statistics

Facts

Land area1,025.7 square miles
Population Density22.5 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)22,236
Population change-3.6%
Under 5 years of age5.7%
Under 1824%
65 and over17.3%
Females52.3%
White55.4
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.1
Asian0.4%
Two or more races1.6%
Black or African American41.3%
Native American1.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school76%
Had a bachelor degree or higher10.6%
Veterans1,237

Households and Housing

Households8,333
Persons per household2.7
Living in the same house for one year or more91.8%
Median household income$29,203
The Per capita income$15,749
Live below the poverty line28.6%
Housing units11,209
Multi-unit structures7%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$76,900
Residents owning their homes74%

Business Facts

Total number of firms2,257
Women-owned firms24.5%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms23.6%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$212,618
Retail sales per capita$9,342
Manufacturers shipments$1,251,911
Merchant wholesaler sales$92,815
Source US Census Data