Monroe County, AR has a population of 7,542 people with a median age of 45.5 and a median household income of $31,541. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Monroe County, AR declined from 7,713 to 7,542, a 2.22% decrease and its median household income grew from $27,647 to $31,541, a 14.1% increase.
The population of Monroe County, AR is 54.7% White, 40.9% Black, and 2.4% Hispanic. 2.62% of the people in Monroe County, AR speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, AR are Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, with 413 graduates, East Arkansas Community College, with 293 graduates, and Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute, with 143 graduates.
The median property value in Monroe County, AR is $56,400, and the homeownership rate is 63.9%. Most people in Monroe County, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, AR is 2 cars per household.
Monroe County, AR is the 72nd most populated county in Arkansas and borders Arkansas County, AR; Lee County, AR; Phillips County, AR; Prairie County, AR; St. Francis County, AR; and Woodruff County, AR& 1 more.