Introduction to Monroe, Michigan
Monroe, Michigan, in Monroe county, is 19 miles NE of Toledo, Ohio. The city is included in the Detroit metropolitan area. As of the year 2000 census, 22,076 people lived in Monroe.
Founded in 1785, Monroe is a community that seeks to balance the opportunities of economic development along with the preservation of its history. Monroe is the third oldest community of Michigan, as it was incorporated in the year 1817.
Monroe and nearby Attractions
- Monroe County Convention
- Sterling State Park
- LeChasseur Charter Fishing
- Munson Park
- Monroe Welcome Center
- Monroe County Historical Museum
Things To Do In Monroe
The city's parks are great places to hangout with family members and friends. The recreation department of Monroe organizes a variety of programs for people of all ages.
Air transportation is provided by Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.
Monroe Higher Education
Colleges that provide higher education in the city are Monroe County Community College and Michigan College of Beauty.