Monroe County , Georgia

Monroe County: County in Georgia, United States

Monroe County locator map
Location of Monroe County on Georgia map.


Monroe County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 26,424 and a population density of 26 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 28,042 inhabitants. Its county seat is Forsyth. The county was created 195 years ago in 1825.

Monroe County Georgia Courthosue image
Monroe County Georgia Courthosue
Monroe County Georgia Courthosue image


Monroe County is located at 33°0'51"N 83°55'7"W (33.0140800, -83.9187200). It has 7 neighbors: Bibb County, Butts County, Crawford County, Jasper County, Jones County, Lamar County and Upson County.

Monroe County map

The largest city of Monroe County is Culloden with a population of 189. . See all Monroe County cities & populated places.


Monroe County forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Monroe County Quick Facts

Population : 28,042 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
Different from : Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County
Area : 1030 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : James Monroe
Capital : Forsyth
Establishment : January 01, 1826
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 01:28:06 (26th October 2021)
Density : 27 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.77% (2010-2020)
Weather : 78℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Monroe County has 7 neighbours.


The population of Monroe County increased by 5.77% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,424 - census
2011 26,344 -0.3% estimation process
2012 26,373 0.11% estimation process
2013 26,619 0.92% estimation process
2014 26,667 0.18% estimation process
2015 26,708 0.15% estimation process
2016 26,905 0.73% estimation process
2017 27,163 0.95% estimation process
2018 27,503 1.24% estimation process
2019 27,578 0.27% estimation process
2020 28,042 1.65% estimation process

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People born in Monroe County (4)

People born in Monroe County, including U.S. Representative from Georgia Thomas J. Speer, politician James Z. George, African educator and missionary Helena Maud Brown Cobb, you can see a list of people who born in Monroe County.

  • Urban Rumble (b. 1843) he was born in 25/07/1843

Other places with the same name (17)

Monroe County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Monroe County.

City Name Population Title
Forsyth 4,312 Rosebud county seat and river town near Yellowstone River
Culloden 189 Human settlement in Monroe County, Georgia, United States of America

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