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Overview for Monroe County, GA

16,524 people live in Monroe County, where the median age is 41 and the average individual income is $31,886. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,524

Total Population

41 years

Median Age

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$31,886

Average individual Income

Around Monroe County, GA

There's plenty to do around Monroe County, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

23
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
29
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Queen Bee Coffee - Forsyth, La Pasadita Cafe, and Scoops - Forsyth.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.6 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 0.67 miles 49 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.76 miles 19 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.71 miles 271 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining 1 miles 5 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining 0.75 miles 10 reviews 4.5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Monroe County, GA

Monroe County has 5,978 households, with an average household size of 2.6. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Monroe County do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 16,524 people call Monroe County home. The population density is 67.82 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,524

Total Population

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

41

Median Age

48.63 / 51.37%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
5,978

Total Households

2.6

Average Household Size

$31,886

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Monroe County, GA

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The following schools are within or nearby Monroe County. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
T.G. Scott Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Department of Corrections
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Monroe County Middle School- Banks Stephens Campus
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Mary Persons High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Samuel E. Hubbard Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5

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