Monrovia is a tiny town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 433 people and just one neighborhood, Monrovia is the 252nd largest community in Maryland.
Real Estate Prices
Monrovia home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Monrovia real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Monrovia is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.25% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Monrovia is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monrovia who work in teaching (23.75%), sales jobs (15.42%) and business and financial occupations (13.33%).
Also of interest is that Monrovia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Monrovia 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, Monrovia really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Monrovia 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.
One downside of living in Monrovia, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.38 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Monrovia doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.