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The population of Monrovia is approximately 37,954 (2005), 36590 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 13,944 (1990), 13762 (2010).

The amount of land area in Monrovia is 34.624 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Monrovia is 13.7 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.17 sq kilometers.
The distance from Monrovia to Washington DC is 2412 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 361 miles. (as the crow flies)
Monrovia is positioned 34.16 degrees north of the equator and 117.99 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Monrovia elevation is 600 feet above sea level.
Monrovia median income is $45,375 (2000).

The Monrovia median home price is $229,600 (2000).

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Monrovia location: in southern California about 26 miles from Los Angeles, at the foot of the San Gabriel Mts. Other nearby communities include Mayflower Village, Bradbury, Arcadia, Duarte, North El Monte, Irwindale, Sierra Madre and Baldwin Park.

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Climate & Weather

The weather in Monrovia is moderate. Rainfall in the area runs about 21 inches per year (seasonal average of 117 years).
The driest year (fiscal) was 1960-1961 with 7.03 inches The wettest year (fiscal) was 1992-1993 with 51.69 inches!
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Monrovia history:

Monrovia was founded in 1886 in a citrus-farming area by a developer, William N. Monroe (1841-1935), for whom it is named. It was formerly a tuberculosis treatment center.
The incorporation date of Monrovia: 1887

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Monrovia attractions:

Monrovia Historical Museum
742 E Lemon Ave
Monrovia, CA 91016-3008
Phone: 626-357-9537

See Photographs of Monrovia.

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