Cities & Towns in Monroe County, IN

Monroe County, county in Indiana, United States. As of 2020 county had an estimated population of 148,219 inhabitants. The county was created 206 years ago in 1818. Its county seat is Bloomington.

There are 4 city/town in Monroe County, IN. 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


Bloomington, The most populous city in Monroe County, Indiana.


Ellettsville, City in Monroe County, Indiana, United States of America

Clear Creek
Clear Creek

Clear Creek, Unincorporated community in Monroe County, Indiana

Situated in the rolling hills of south central Indiana, Monroe County strikes a balance between small-town charm and modern growth. Established in 1818, the county is best known as the home of Indiana University and the city of Bloomington.

As the county seat, Bloomington serves as the cultural and economic hub of Monroe County. Home to IU's main campus, Bloomington combines its college-town vibe with a budding food, arts, and technology scene. Just south of Bloomington lies the city of Ellettsville, once a modest farming community that has grown into a bedroom community.

Beyond Bloomington, Monroe County comprises several small towns and villages steeped in Hoosier heritage. To the west, the limestone mining town of Stinesville hearkens back to the late 1800s. The tiny village of Clear Creek retains its quaint general store and small-town atmosphere. And the town of Elkinsville established itself as a trading village along the route between Louisville and Indianapolis.

Monroe County also contains the unique artist commune of Nashville, known for its handcrafted items and music festivals. From its world-class university to historic hamlets, Monroe County encapsulates the best of Southern Indiana. The area provides residents a high quality of life in communities both bustling and bucolic.

All Monroe County Cities (Aphebetical)

List of cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Monroe County.

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

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Indiana Counties (92)

Marion County (966,183) Lake County (487,536) Allen County (382,187) Hamilton County (344,238) Saint Joseph County (271,484) Elkhart County (206,161) Tippecanoe County (196,115) Vanderburgh County (182,447) Hendricks County (173,251) Porter County (170,980) Johnson County (160,607) Monroe County (148,219) Madison County (129,681) Clark County (119,266) Delaware County (113,454) LaPorte County (109,663) Vigo County (106,608) Bartholomew County (84,447) Howard County (82,732) Hancock County (79,553) Kosciusko County (78,988) Floyd County (78,936) Morgan County (70,707) Boone County (69,347) Wayne County (65,778) Grant County (65,225) Warrick County (63,269) Dearborn County (49,824) Henry County (48,033) Noble County (47,832) Marshall County (46,108) Lawrence County (45,496) Shelby County (44,871) Jackson County (44,222) DeKalb County (43,670) Dubois County (42,542) Harrison County (40,682) LaGrange County (40,119) Montgomery County (38,365) Putnam County (37,469) Cass County (37,388) Knox County (36,522) Huntington County (36,395) Adams County (35,839) Miami County (35,328) Steuben County (34,831) Whitley County (34,378) Gibson County (33,825) Daviess County (33,505) Jasper County (33,440) Clinton County (32,206) Greene County (32,203) Jefferson County (32,110) Wabash County (30,784) Ripley County (28,448) Washington County (28,213) Wells County (28,142) Jennings County (27,515) Decatur County (26,584) Clay County (26,246) Posey County (25,275) Randolph County (24,191) White County (24,165) Scott County (23,788) Starke County (23,049) Fayette County (22,892) Franklin County (22,761) Owen County (20,833) Sullivan County (20,578) Jay County (20,416) Carroll County (20,228) Spencer County (20,225) Fulton County (20,018) Orange County (19,651) Perry County (19,154) Parke County (16,871) Rush County (16,649) Fountain County (16,511) Vermillion County (15,329) Tipton County (15,227) Brown County (15,112) Newton County (13,907) Pulaski County (12,388) Pike County (12,378) Blackford County (11,782) Switzerland County (10,724) Crawford County (10,629) Martin County (10,079) Benton County (8,741) Warren County (8,194) Union County (7,119) Ohio County (5,892)