Monroe Information

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

General Monroe Information

State: New York

County: Orange County

Close cities: Firthcliffe, NY, Goshen, NY, Sterling Forest, NY, Bellvale, NY, Highland Mills, NY, Chester, NY, Sugar Loaf, NY, Walton Park, NY, Campbell Hall, NY, Southfields, NY, Rock Tavern, NY, Kiryas Joel, NY, Blooming Grove, NY, Vails Gate, NY, Central Valley, NY, Greenwood Lake, NY, Mountainville, NY, Salisbury Mills, NY, Arden, NY, Washingtonville, NY, Harriman, NY

Monroe Population (census data)
Total 8,134 (+4.0% since 2000)
Male 4,041 (49.7%)
Female 4,093 (50.3%)

Population Density: 2,373 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 135.3 (US Avg is 100)

Monroe Elevation: 679 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.43 square miles

Median Household Income: $89,467

Zip Codes: 10949, and 10950.

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Monroe Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.1%)
  • Hispanic (8.7%)
  • Black (2.6%)
  • Other race (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (25.9%)
  • Italian (24.6%)
  • German (11.9%)
  • Polish (8.9%)
  • English (5.9%)
  • Ukrainian (4.3%)
Foriegn Born: 800 people (9.8%)
  • Europe (52.6%)
  • Latin America (24.7%)
  • Asia (22.7%)

Local Monroe Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NFL Football: New York Giants, New York Jets
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders

Monroe School Information

Elementary Schools
Pine Tree Elementary School (156 Pine Tree Road, Monroe, NY, 10950 - Monroe-Woodbury Central School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Kiryas Joel Village School (6 Kahan Drive, Monroe, NY, 10950 - Kiryas Joel Village Union Free School District District)
North Main Street School (212 North Main Street, Monroe, NY, 10950 - Monroe-Woodbury Central School District District)

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