In 2020, Monroe County, NY had a population of 743k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $62,087. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Monroe County, NY declined from 743,341 to 743,084, a −0.0346% decrease and its median household income grew from $60,075 to $62,087, a 3.35% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.2%), White (Hispanic) (4.73%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.61%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.76%).
None of the households in Monroe County, NY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.6% of the residents in Monroe County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe County, NY are Rochester Institute of Technology (4,154 degrees awarded in 2020), University of Rochester (4,035 degrees), and SUNY College at Brockport (2,437 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Monroe County, NY was $152,000, and the homeownership rate was 63.3%. Most people in Monroe County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe County, NY was 2 cars per household.