Monroe City is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 536 people and just one neighborhood, Monroe City is the 384th largest community in Indiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Monroe City is a blue-collar town, with 50.21% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Monroe City is a town of construction workers and builders, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monroe City who work in office and administrative support (14.52%), healthcare (7.88%) and business and financial occupations (5.39%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Monroe City is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Monroe City really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Monroe City perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Monroe City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.72 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Monroe City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.