In 2017, Monroe County, NY had a population of 748k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $57,561. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Monroe County, NY declined from 747,727 to 747,642, a -0.0114% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,492 to $57,561, a 5.63% increase.
The population of Monroe County, NY is 70.3% White Alone, 14.4% Black or African American Alone, and 8.79% Hispanic or Latino. 13.6% of the people in Monroe County, NY speak a non-English language, and 96% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, NY are Rochester Institute of Technology (3,976 degrees awarded in 2016), University of Rochester (3,577 degrees), and SUNY College at Brockport (2,501 degrees).
The median property value in Monroe County, NY is $147,700, and the homeownership rate is 63%. 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.