Monroe County is located in the state of Illinois and has a population of 27,942. There are about 7 cities within the region of Monroe County. The most popular cities in Monroe County include Waterloo, Columbia, and Fults. Monroe County is relatively safe, depending on the town, which has a personal crime risk (for violent and non-violent crimes) of 1.8%, which is lower than the state average of 13.2%. The majority of the residents of Monroe County have blue-collar jobs. The unemployment rate is about 2.70%, which is lower than the state average of 4.30%. As for the cost of living, Monroe County residents typically have a household income of $46,021 and spend $55,343 annually.
|Single Family Homes for sale in Monroe County, Illinois|
|Average List Price||$286,067|
|Average Price Per Square Feet||$146|
* Safest cities are determined by the lowest personal crime risk (which includes violent and non-volent crimes). Most affordable cities are determined by the lowest average house price / average household income ratio.