Alexandria, LA Metro Area has a population of 154,745 people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $41,836. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Alexandria, LA Metro Area grew from 154,587 to 154,745, a 0.1% increase and its median household income grew from $40,591 to $41,836, a 3.07% increase.
The population of Alexandria, LA Metro Area is 63.7% White, 29.3% Black, and 3.36% Hispanic. 6.02% of the people in Alexandria, LA Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 98.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Alexandria, LA Metro Area are Central Louisiana Technical Community College, with 1,412 graduates, Louisiana State University-Alexandria, with 325 graduates, and Louisiana College, with 283 graduates.
The median property value in Alexandria, LA Metro Area is $123,300, and the homeownership rate is 63.1%. Most people in Alexandria, LA Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Alexandria, LA Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Alexandria, LA Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Rapides Parish, LA and Grant Parish, LA and the census places Alexandria, LA; Pineville, LA; and Ball, LA.