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    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Monroe Township is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 36,789. Monroe Township is in Gloucester County. Living in Monroe Township offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Monroe Township there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Monroe Township and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Monroe Township are above average.

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About Monroe Township...
Population
36,789

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$210,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,111
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    14%
  • Own
    86%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    32.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    2.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    32.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    238.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    848.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    65.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

Working in Monroe Township

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$85,399
National
$62,843

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