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Monroe township, NJ

Monroe township is in New Jersey.
44,306
Monroe township Population12
$
90,451
Median Household Income2
5.1
%
Unemployment Rate15
 

City Score

 

Population

Monroe township is one of the fastest growing large towns outside of New York City. Since 2010, the town's population has grown by 19.2%.

Age

56.5
Median Age7
19.2
%
Population Growth Since 201012

Proportion of Population by Age Group vs. New Jersey average7

 

Race and Ethnicity

Race

55.8
%
New Jersey Population, White18
61.1
%
United States Population, White18

Population Distribution by Race/Ethnicity7

 

Housing

Rent

$
1535
Monthly Average11
10
%
Renters11

Average Home Value6

 

Employment

Income

43.5
%
$100,000+9
6.0
%
<$25,0009

Distribution by Industry2

 

Politics

2020 Presidential Election Results19

Representatives

Governor13 Phil Murphy
Democratic
Senator13 Bob Menendez
Democratic
Senator13 Cory Booker
Democratic
House of Representative13 Bonnie Watson Coleman
Democratic
State Senator13 Linda Greenstein
Democratic
 

Healthcare

The nearest 5-star hospital, Morristown Medical Center, is 31.3 miles from the center of Monroe township, the nearest Veterans Affairs medical center, VA New Jersey Health Care System - Lyons Campus, is 23.7 miles away

Nearest Hospitals

 

Safety

In New Jersey, 8.9% of adults live in a household with at least one gun, which is a decrease from 2000 when 10.8% of adults lived in households with guns

Gun Laws

No
Universal Background Checks14
Yes
Permit to Purchase Law14

Property Crimes and Violent Crimes per 100,000 Residents

 

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