Monroe County FL Information


Monroe County Subdivisions

Monroe County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 77,537
Daytime Population: Workers 43,304
Daytime Population: Residents 36,769
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 80,073
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 75,517
Population in Familes 51,870
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,020
Population Density2 79
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $59,153
Average Household Income $85,194
Per Capita Income $38,272


Total Housing Units 57,229 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,263 (31.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,221 (28.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 22,745 (39.7%)
Median Home Value $476,546
Average Home Value $552,990


Total Households 34,484
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 19,083
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.82% 0.91%
Households 0.77% 0.89%
Families 0.64% 0.81%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   3.43%


Monroe County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Monroe County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 38 45th
Population Density # 42 39th
Diversity Index # 30 57th
Median Household Income # 5 94th
Per Capita Income # 4 96th

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