In 2020, Monroe County PUMA, PA had a population of 169k people with a median age of 43.3 and a median household income of $68,734. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Monroe County PUMA, PA grew from 168,032 to 168,824, a 0.471% increase and its median household income grew from $63,934 to $68,734, a 7.51% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.9%), White (Hispanic) (9.43%), Other (Hispanic) (3.08%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.43%).
15.9% of the households in Monroe County PUMA, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97% of the residents in Monroe County PUMA, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County PUMA, PA are East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (1,639 degrees awarded in 2020), The Beauty Institute (45 degrees), and CDE Career Institute (451495) (23 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Monroe County PUMA, PA was $173,800, and the homeownership rate was 77.1%.
Most people in Monroe County PUMA, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 40 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County PUMA, PA was 2 cars per household.
Monroe County PUMA, PA borders Sussex County PUMA, NJ, Warren County PUMA, NJ, Pike, Wayne & Susquehanna Counties PUMA, PA, Lackawanna (Outside Greater Scranton City) & Wyoming Counties PUMA, PA, Kingston Borough PUMA, PA, Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, and Northampton County (North) PUMA, PA.