Monroe County, PA

Population 168,798

Monroe County, PA Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 9.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 25.6%

Registered Offenders

95.40% Lower than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

220 Found nearby

Unemployment

High 20.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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29 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 29 K-12 public schools in Monroe County, PA and 6 private schools. Homefacts rates Monroe County's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

14 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$189,900 compared to May 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    29.1%
  • Rented
    17.3%
  • Owned
    53.6%

153 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Monroe County, PA issued 153 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Monroe County, PA issued 140 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 140 permits, 136 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $750
  • 1 Bedroom: $849
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,073
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,479
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,611

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Environmental Hazards

220 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Superfunds
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Monroe County, PA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Monroe County, PA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.54 Average
    Monroe County, PA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23.88°
  • February 26.44°
  • March 34.22°
  • April 47.2°
  • May 56.92°
  • June 64.76°
  • July 70.27°
  • August 66.9°
  • September 60.57°
  • October 49.62°
  • November 37.43°
  • December 28.52°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Monroe County, PA

Earthquakes
Monroe County, PA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Monroe County, PA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Monroe County, PA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Monroe County, PA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Monroe County, PA: $60,095

Unemployment

Unemployment in Monroe County is 20.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 15.5% and 6.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.19%
White Collar - 58.81%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Tom Wolf
  • Sen. Robert P. Casey Jr.
  • Sen. Patrick J. Toomey

Neighborhood Info

55 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all