Monroe is a tiny city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 615 people and just one neighborhood, Monroe is the 189th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Monroe is a blue-collar town, with 42.00% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Monroe is a city of sales and office workers, farmers, fishers, or foresters and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monroe who work in farm management occupations (17.71%), sales jobs (11.14%) and art, media, and design (8.86%).
Another important characteristic of Monroe is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Of important note, Monroe is also a city of artists. Monroe has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Monroe’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city 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, Monroe has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Monroe a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Monroe is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.