Monroe County is located in southeast Michigan. The County Seat is Monroe and the largest city is Monroe. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.monroe.mi.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 149,824 and the 2010 census population was 152,021. The land area is 549.39 square miles and there are 276.7 persons per square mile.
95% of the population is White, 2.3% is Black or African American, 3.3% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.6% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.6% is two or more races. 89.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 18% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $139,100, there are 58,702 households, an average of 2.55 persons per household. The per capita income is $25,939, the median household income is $53,972, and 12.3% of the persons in Monroe County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 10,419. Retail sales (in $1000) were $1,465,317, and sales per capita were $9,555. The percentage of black-owned firms is 1.7%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 28.9%.
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