In 2018, Monroe County, NY had a population of 742k people with a median age of 39.2 and a median household income of $60,222. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Monroe County, NY declined from 747,642 to 742,474, a -0.691% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,561 to $60,222, a 4.62% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.3%), White (Hispanic) (5.37%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.72%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.25%). 14.4% of the households in Monroe County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.1% of the residents in Monroe County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, NY are Rochester Institute of Technology (4,081 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Rochester (3,789 degrees), and SUNY College at Brockport (2,397 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Monroe County, NY was $151,800, and the homeownership rate was 64.8%. Most people in Monroe County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, NY was 2 cars per household.