In 2017, Monroe County, TN had a population of 45.7k people with a median age of 43 and a median household income of $36,931. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Monroe County, TN grew from 45,482 to 45,698, a 0.475% increase and its median household income declined from $37,054 to $36,931, a -0.332% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.1%), White (Hispanic) (3.41%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.92%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.37%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.893%). N/A% of the people in Monroe County, TN speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, TN are Hiwassee College (58 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Monroe County, TN is $115,200, and the homeownership rate is 75.8%. Most people in Monroe County, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, TN is 2 cars per household.