Basic information about the Monroe County
The Monroe County is located in the state of Tennessee. This county occupies 654 square miles, with 18 square miles being water areas. There are 44.519 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Monroe County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (93.58%), followed by Black or African American (2.08%) and Some Other Race (1.8%). There are 17.711 households in the county, while 70,86% of them are family households and 29,14% represent non family households. There are 4 cities and towns in Monroe County. The most populated city is Sweetwater city and the smallest town or village is Tellico Plains town.