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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Monroe County, West Virginia

Monroe County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of 2000, the population is 14,583. Its county seat is Union. Monroe County was created from Greenbrier County in 1799 and named for James Monroe, fifth President of the United States. Monroe is the home county of Andrew S. Rowan, of Spanish-American War fame, who is immortalized in Elbert Hubbard's classic A Message to Garcia. The county was also the site of the 1928 discovery of the 34.48 carat (6.896 g) Jones Diamond by Grover C. Jones and his son, William "Punch" Jones. Also, the county does not contain a four lane highway or a stoplight. (from wikipedia)

General Information
West Virginia State$58,272 Average House Value (as of 2000)
17,889 Population (as of 2000)$27,462 Average House Income (as of 2000)
12,765 Population (current)571.2 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.3 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
250 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$6,830,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
1,482 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$29,090,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
Ethnicity (as of 2000)
Median Ages (as of 2000)
No employer information available.