Montrose is located in southeast Illinois. Montrose is between the Effingham, Cumberland, Jasper county. Montrose has 0.69 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Montrose population is 248, which has shrunk 3.50% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Montrose median household income is $38,295 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 45.89% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Montrose median house value is $65,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.73% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.33% and is much lower 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 Montrose is better than the state average in quality. The Montrose area code is 217.