In 2018, Monroe County PUMA, PA had a population of 168k people with a median age of 42.8 and a median household income of $63,931. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Monroe County PUMA, PA grew from 167,306 to 167,586, a 0.167% increase and its median household income grew from $61,430 to $63,931, a 4.07% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.3%), White (Hispanic) (9.93%), Other (Hispanic) (2.94%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.3%). 15.8% of the people in Monroe County PUMA, PA speak a non-English language, and 96.9% 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 $167,000, and the homeownership rate is 77.7%. Most people in Monroe County PUMA, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 37.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County PUMA, PA is 2 cars per household.
Monroe County PUMA, PA borders Sussex County PUMA, NJ, Warren County PUMA, NJ, Pike, Wayne & Susquehanna Counties PUMA, PA, Lackawanna (Outside Greater Scranton City) & Wyoming Counties PUMA, PA, Kingston Borough PUMA, PA, Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, and Northampton County (North) PUMA, PA.