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Monroe is a township in Lyon County, in the Marshall metro area.
The latitude of Monroe is 44.241N. The longitude is -95.663W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,411 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 242.
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35% of Monroe residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Monroe ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Monroe was $18,952, compared with $21,587 nationally.
17% of Monroe residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Monroe, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $250. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $950.
Lyon County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Monroe political report.
The average commute time for Monroe workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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