Monroe County FL Information


Monroe County Subdivisions

Monroe County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 76,298
Population in Households 73,062
Population in Familes 49,746
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,236
Population Density1 78
Diversity Index2 51


Median Household Income $61,119
Average Household Income $89,603
Per Capita Income $39,835


Total Housing Units 56,085 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,117 (32.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,270 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 22,698 (40.5%)
Median Home Value $511,595
Average Home Value $630,331


Total Households 33,387
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 18,443
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.52% 0.44%
Households 0.28% 0.42%
Families 0.15% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   1.98%


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, 2018 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 # 7 91st
Per Capita Income # 4 96th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.