Monroe County, PA has a population of 167,126 people with a median age of 42 and a median household income of $58,980. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Monroe County, PA declined from 167,881 to 167,126, a 0.45% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,365 to $58,980, a 2.82% increase.
The population of Monroe County, PA is 68.1% White, 14.6% Hispanic, and 12.8% Black. 15.4% of the people in Monroe County, PA speak a non-English language, and 96.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, PA are East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, with 1,578 graduates, Stroudsburg School of Cosmetology, with 43 graduates, and CDE Career Institute, with 17 graduates.
The median property value in Monroe County, PA is $170,600, and the homeownership rate is 77.4%. Most people in Monroe County, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 36.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, PA is 2 cars per household.
Monroe County, PA is the 21st most populated county in Pennsylvania and borders Sussex County, NJ; Warren County, NJ; Carbon County, PA; Lackawanna County, PA; Luzerne County, PA; Northampton County, PA; Pike County, PA; Wayne County, PA& 3 more.