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Where is Monroe County, Kentucky?

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Monroe County is a county equivalent area found in Kentucky, USA. The county government of Monroe is found in the county seat of Tompkinsville.

With a total 860.02 sq. km of land and water area, Monroe County, Kentucky is the 2778th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 10,704 people, Monroe County has a total 5175 households earning 29808 on average per year.

Monroe County, Kentucky - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 21171
Area Codes 270
Time Zone CST
Major Cities Tompkinsville (population: 8,039), Fountain Run (population: 1,369), Gamaliel (population: 1,247), Mount Hermon (population: 431), Hestand (population: 271)
Land Area 4,133 sq miles
Water Area 329 sq miles
Household Income $29,808
Housing Units 5,175
Median Home Value $72,300
High School Grads 73% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 12% of population
Retail Spending $8,582 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $6,490 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.