Monroe is located in southeast New York. Monroe is part of Orange County. Monroe has 3.45 square miles of land area and 0.06 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Monroe population is 8,493, which has grown 9.16% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.26% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Monroe median household income is $98,864 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 39.62% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 35.25% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Monroe median house value is $306,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 76.28% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 90.79% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Monroe is better than the state average in quality. The Monroe area code is 845.