Learn More About Monroe, Georgia:
Monroe is a small city in Walton County Georgia, nestled between Atlanta and the state capital, Athens. Located approximately 46 miles east of Atlanta, Monroe covers a land area of just 10.5 miles with a population approaching 15,000. Monroe’s charm comes from its paradoxical community identity. It has arich history with a distinct small town atmosphere punctuated by ante-bellum homes and a historic downtown while at the same time, possessing an engaging cultural life, and high tech driven local economy.
Monroe has a climate very typical for the state of Georgia, with average highs in the mid 50s in the cooler months and rising up to the low to mid 90s in the hotter summer months.
The heart of Monroe is its beautiful historic downtown district. One stroll down through the downtown area is all you’d need to be impressed by the picturesque tree-lined streets and all that downtown has to offer - historic sites, antiques, restaurants, and specialty shops. Downtown Monroe is home to over 100 businesses and historic attractions. Monroe’s past is kept alive through the exceptional upkeep of attractions such as the Davis-Edwards House which has been meticulously restored to reflect how a family might have lived in the 1800's and houses many wonderful pieces relevant to Walton's past.
The community hub of Monroe is easily the City of Monroe Community Center which first opened its doors 2004. This modern facility is a popular choice for wedding receptions, business meetings, banquets, birthday parties, conferences, class and family reunions. The Center features a small public use room for up to 38 seated guests, a large public use room which holds 76 seated guests, an auditorium which will hold 82 - 107 plus guests and will include access to the downstairs kitchen.
Monroe is home to Georgia’s only year-round skydiving club east of Atlanta. Many of Monroe’s residents like to get their adrenaline rush through this thrilling recreational pastime. Skydive Monroe is dedicated to teaching sound skydiving skills through the most advanced methods of training which are Accelerated Freefall and the Tandem Progression.
Schools in Monroe are administered by the Walton County School District which oversees more than 14,000 students from pre-K through 12 grade. The district h
as 15 schools which include nine elementary schools, three middle schools, and three high schools. This district is a high-performing district in the state as its 82.3% graduation rate exceeds both state and national rates. Amongst the top performing schools in Loganville are: Walker Park Elementary School, Atha Road Elementary School, Monroe Area High School, and Harmony Elementary School.
Monroe is an ideal destination for anyone who treasures a small-city experience which is rich in community spirit. With its beautiful historic downtown, district, top tier public parks, vibrant arts and culture scene and safe schools, Monroe stands out as an ideal destination for anyone considering moving to the area. Once you experience it, you will see for yourself there is a lot to like about Monroe, Georgia.
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Currently Monroe has 143 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 02/26/2021. Of these properties, 68 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Monroe, and 0 condos are for sale by their owners in Monroe. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Monroe, is $471,475, the average condo price in Monroe, is $505,332. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $99. This is based the living area square footage.
Over the last year, there have been 5,342 of properties sold in Monroe. Of these properties, 4,872 single family homes have sold by their owners in Monroe, and 29 condos have sold by their owners in Monroe. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Monroe, is $257,012. Single family homes have been selling for 128 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Monroe, is $191,373. Condos have been selling for 64 per square foot of living area.
The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Monroe, are: Oakmont (8 For Sale), Willow Brook (5 For Sale), No Recorded Subdivision (4 For Sale), Fox Valley (4 For Sale), Highland Creek (4 For Sale), St Martin Estates (3 For Sale), Bradley Gin Estates (3 For Sale), Creekside@riverstone (3 For Sale), Saint Martin Estates (3 For Sale), Lakeshore Estates (2 For Sale)
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This data up-to-date as of 02/26/2021