Monroe County, GA has a population of 27,044 people with a median age of 42.8 and a median household income of $50,625. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Monroe County, GA grew from 26,915 to 27,044, a 0.48% increase and its median household income grew from $48,744 to $50,625, a 3.86% increase.
The population of Monroe County, GA is 72.1% White, 23.7% Black, and 2.32% Hispanic. 4.61% of the people in Monroe County, GA speak a non-English language, and 98.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, GA are Mercer University, with 2,334 graduates, Middle Georgia State College, with 1,161 graduates, and Wesleyan College, with 208 graduates.
The median property value in Monroe County, GA is $157,900, and the homeownership rate is 75.3%. Most people in Monroe County, GA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, GA is 2 cars per household.
Monroe County, GA is the 68th most populated county in Georgia and borders Bibb County, GA; Butts County, GA; Crawford County, GA; Jasper County, GA; Jones County, GA; Lamar County, GA; Upson County, GA& 2 more.