In 2017, Alexandria, LA had a population of 154k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $42,275. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Alexandria, LA declined from 154,745 to 154,385, a -0.233% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,836 to $42,275, a 1.05% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Alexandria, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.5%), White (Hispanic) (2.36%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.54%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.37%). N/A% of the people in Alexandria, LA speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Alexandria, LA are Central Louisiana Technical Community College (1,789 degrees awarded in 2017), Louisiana State University-Alexandria (423 degrees), and Louisiana College (223 degrees).
The median property value in Alexandria, LA is $128,700, and the homeownership rate is 62%. Most people in Alexandria, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Alexandria, LA is 2 cars per household.