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B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C-
  12. Commute
    B-
Monroe is a town in Indiana with a population of 874. Monroe is in Adams County. Living in Monroe offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and retirees live in Monroe and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Monroe are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$111,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$777
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    18%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    7%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Monroe

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,611
National
$55,322
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Monroe Reviews

8 reviews
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Crime has increased in the past with more armed robberies and traffic violations.
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hot summers and cold, dry, snowy winters. Just typical midwest weather
It's a small community and everyone knows everyone. There is a coffee shop down the street from my house and a gas station conveniently in the middle of town.