Monroe City, Knox County, Indiana

Monroe City: Human settlement in Knox County, Indiana, United States of America

About

Monroe City is a city located in the county of Knox in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 545 and a population density of 781 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 526 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Monroe City

Population : 526 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Knox County
Postal code : 47557
Phone Area Codes : 812
Area : 0.7 km2
Altitude : 522 feet / 159 meters
Time Zone : America/Indiana/Vincennes
Local time : 05:34:19 (5th December 2022)
Density : 754 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.61% (2010-2020)

Geography

Monroe City is located at 38°36'55"N 87°21'16"W (38.6153300, -87.3544600).

Monroe City map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Monroe City decreased by 3.61% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 545 - census
2011 539 -1.11% estimation process
2012 535 -0.75% estimation process
2013 534 -0.19% estimation process
2014 533 -0.19% estimation process
2015 532 -0.19% estimation process
2016 530 -0.38% estimation process
2017 531 0.19% estimation process
2018 527 -0.76% estimation process
2019 528 0.19% estimation process
2020 526 -0.38% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,684
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,037
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -5.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,458
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,042
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 16.2%
People over 65 (%) : 15.6%
Female persons, % : 39.0%
White only, percent : 84.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 14.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 0.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 79.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 415
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.9%

Monroe City zip code is 47557. County name: Knox, County fips: 18083

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $83,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $883
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $380
2015-2019 median gross rent : $625
2015-2019 Households : 2,152
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.45
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 72.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 76.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 75.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 79.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 8.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 16.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 18,541
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 176,253
2012 total retail sales per capita : $25,136
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $36,395
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,422
Percentage of people living in poverty : 21.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 766
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 396
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 205
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 31
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 673
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 631
2010 population per square mile : 869.3
2010 land area in square miles : 8.10

Schools in Monroe City

College & universities near Monroe City, IN

Code Name City ZIP
152637 Vincennes University Vincennes (IN) 47591

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Monroe City, IN

Code Name Address Type
EVN Evansville, IN 119 Northwest 6th Street BUS
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Monroe City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Monroe City Post Office Monroe City (IN) 47557

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Knox County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Knox County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Vincennes 16,801 Township in Knox County, Indiana, United States
Bicknell 2,832 City in Knox County, Indiana, United State
Busseron 1,400 Township in Knox County, Indiana
Oaktown 593 Human settlement in Knox County, Indiana, United States of America
Bruceville 475 Human settlement in Knox County, Indiana, United States of America
Wheatland 469 Town in Indiana, United States
Sandborn 403 Human settlement in Knox County, Indiana, United States of America
Edwardsport 298 Human settlement in Knox County, Indiana, United States of America
Decker 244 Town