In 2018, Monroe County, NY had a population of 742k people with a median age of 39.2 and a median household income of $60,222. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Monroe County, NY declined from 747,642 to 742,474, a -0.691% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,561 to $60,222, a 4.62% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.3%), White (Hispanic) (5.37%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.72%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.25%). 14.4% of the people in Monroe County, NY speak a non-English language, and 96.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, NY are Rochester Institute of Technology (3,956 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Rochester (3,796 degrees), and SUNY College at Brockport (2,461 degrees).
The median property value in Monroe County, NY is $151,800, and the homeownership rate is 64.8%. Most people in Monroe County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, NY is 2 cars per household.