Monroe County , Indiana

Monroe County: County in Indiana, United States

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

About

Monroe County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 137,974 and a population density of 130 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,020 inhabitants. Its county seat is Bloomington. The county was created 203 years ago in 1817.

Monroe County Indiana Courthouse image
Monroe County Indiana Courthouse
Monroe County Indiana Courthouse image

Geography

Monroe County is located at 39°9'39"N 86°31'23"W (39.1609200, -86.5231400). It has 6 neighbors: Brown County, Greene County, Jackson County, Lawrence County, Morgan County and Owen County.

Monroe County map

The largest city of Monroe County is Bloomington with a population of 85,603. Other cities include, Ellettsville population 6,706, Clear Creek population 5,399 and Stinesville population 217. See all Monroe County cities & populated places.

Weather

Monroe County forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%. more

Monroe County Quick Facts

Population : 148,219 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (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 : 1065 km2
Water as percent of area : 4.09%
Land as percent of area : 95.91%
Named for : James Monroe
Capital : Bloomington
Establishment : January 01, 1818
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 09:51:40 (22nd September 2021)
Density : 139 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.91% (2010-2020)
Weather : 67℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Monroe County has 6 neighbours.

  • Bloomington

Demographics

The population of Monroe County increased by 6.91% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 137,974 - census
2011 140,233 1.61% estimation process
2012 141,484 0.88% estimation process
2013 142,068 0.41% estimation process
2014 143,403 0.93% estimation process
2015 144,247 0.59% estimation process
2016 145,757 1.04% estimation process
2017 146,638 0.6% estimation process
2018 147,230 0.4% estimation process
2019 148,431 0.81% estimation process
2020 148,219 -0.14% estimation process

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People born in Monroe County (4)

People born in Monroe County, including musician John Strohm, politician Melville R. Hopewell, President of Indiana University William Lowe Bryan, you can see a list of people who born in Monroe County.

Other places with the same name (17)

Monroe County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Bloomington 85,603 County seat of Monroe County, Indiana, United States
Ellettsville 6,706 City in Monroe County, Indiana, United States of America
Clear Creek 5,399 Unincorporated community in Monroe County, Indiana
Stinesville 217 Human settlement in Monroe County, Indiana, United States of America

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