Monroe Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Monroe, GA

General Monroe Information

State: Georgia

County: Walton County

Close cities: Walnut Grove, GA, Winder, GA, Monroe, GA, Social Circle, GA, Good Hope, GA, Between, GA, Bethlehem, GA, Covington, GA, Dacula, GA, Madison, GA, Jersey, GA

Monroe Population (census data)
Total 13,442 (+11.2% since 2000)
Male 6,128 (45.6%)
Female 7,314 (54.4%)

Population Density: 1,298 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 91.1 (US Avg is 100)

Monroe Elevation: 910 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $28,521

Zip Codes: 30656, and 30655.

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Monroe Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.9%)
  • Black (42.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (19.1%)
  • English (6.5%)
  • Irish (4.5%)
  • German (3.0%)
  • Scottish (1.1%)

Local Monroe Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Bobcats
NHL Hockey: Atlanta Thrashers
NCAA Sports: Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Georgia, Georgia State University

Monroe School Information

High Schools
Walton County Performance Learning Center (Monroe High School) (212 Bryant Road, Monroe, GA, 30655 - Walton District)
Middle Schools
Carver Middle School (1095 Good Hope Road, NE, Monroe, GA, 30655 - Walton County District)
Elementary Schools
Atha Road Elementary School (821 H.D.Atha Road, Monroe, GA, 30655 - Walton County District)
Monroe Elementary School (203 Bold Springs Avenue, Monroe, GA, 30655 - Walton County District)
Walker Park Elementary School (1820 Ga Highway 11, NW, Monroe, GA, 30656 - Walton County District)
Other/Private Schools
Monroe Primary School (109 Blaine Street, Monroe, GA, 30655 - Walton County District)

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