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Welcome to Monroe ...

The city of Monroe is located in Sevier County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Monroe has a population of 2,341 people<1> (see below for details).

Monroe was established in 1864.

The city of Monroe was named Alma before it was changed to Monroe and going back to its beginning, it was originally named South Bend.

The community of Monroe is 5,420 feet [1,652 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Monroe is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Monroe lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Monroe: (435)

The ZIP code for Monroe: 84754<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Monroe had a population of 2,256 people (which is 10.85% of the total population of Sevier County). This makes Monroe the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Monroe represents 0.08% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 106th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,256 people, the population of Monroe increased 22.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,845 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Monroe had an population of 2,341 people. This is an increase of 3.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26.88% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Monroe.

Communities Also Named Monroe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 51 communities that are also named Monroe - they are located in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida (3), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey (3), New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (3), Washington and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Monroe.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Monroe. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Monroe.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Monroe, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Monroe.

Communities near Monroe ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Richfield   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the North (N) of Monroe

Elsinore   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the North (N) of Monroe

Annabella   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Monroe

Central Valley   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the North (N) of Monroe

Glenwood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Monroe

Sigurd   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Monroe

Marysvale   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Monroe

Located in Piute County

Joseph   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the West (W) of Monroe

Koosharem   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Monroe

Kimberly   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Monroe

Located in Piute County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Monroe.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Monroe. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Monroe.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monroe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Monroe). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Monroe or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Monroe) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Monroe. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Monroe

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monroe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6303, Longitude: -112.1214     [Map].






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