In 2017, Monroe County PUMA, PA had a population of 167k people with a median age of 42.6 and a median household income of $61,430. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Monroe County PUMA, PA grew from 167,126 to 167,306, a 0.108% increase and its median household income grew from $58,980 to $61,430, a 4.15% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13%), White (Hispanic) (9.38%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.98%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.21%). 15.2% of the people in Monroe County PUMA, PA speak a non-English language, and 96.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County PUMA, PA are East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (1,540 degrees awarded in 2017), The Beauty School (20 degrees), and CDE Career Institute (18 degrees).
The median property value in Monroe County PUMA, PA is $167,200, and the homeownership rate is 78.2%. Most people in Monroe County PUMA, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 36.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County PUMA, PA is 2 cars per household.
Monroe County PUMA, PA borders Northampton County (North) PUMA, PA, Sussex County PUMA, NJ, Lackawanna (Outside Greater Scranton City) & Wyoming Counties PUMA, PA, Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, Kingston Borough PUMA, PA, Warren County PUMA, NJ, and Pike, Wayne & Susquehanna Counties PUMA, PA.