In 2017, Monroe County, AL had a population of 21.7k people with a median age of 41.7 and a median household income of $26,036. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Monroe County, AL declined from 21,975 to 21,745, a -1.05% decrease and its median household income declined from $28,182 to $26,036, a -7.61% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (54.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (40.8%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.26%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.713%). N/A% of the people in Monroe County, AL speak a non-English language, and 100% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, AL are Alabama Southern Community College (289 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Monroe County, AL is $88,000, and the homeownership rate is 61%. Most people in Monroe County, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, AL is 2 cars per household.