A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Town of Monroe, Connecticut
Welcome to Monroe ...
The location of Monroe has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Monroe has a population of 19,434 people<3> (see below for details).
Monroe is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Monroe lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Monroe: (203) & (475)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Monroe had an population of 19,434 people. This is a decrease of 0.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.97% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Monroe had a population of 19,479 people. This makes Monroe the county's 20th most populous community.
The population of Monroe represents 0.55% of the population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 77th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 19,479 people, the population of Monroe increased 1.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 19,247 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Monroe.
Communities Also Named Monroe ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Monroe - they are located in New York and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Monroe.
Communities near Monroe ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Monroe.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Monroe. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monroe.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Monroe. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Monroe.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Monroe. See our Newspapers Page for Monroe.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monroe ...
Looking for more information about Monroe? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Monroe, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Monroe.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021