West Monroe is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,222 people and just one neighborhood, West Monroe is the 363rd largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in West Monroe, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.18% of West Monroe’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, West Monroe is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in West Monroe who work in office and administrative support (12.07%), management occupations (7.38%) and sales jobs (7.22%).
Also of interest is that West Monroe has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, West Monroe has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes West Monroe a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In West Monroe, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.21 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, West Monroe does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.