In 2018, Monroe, LA had a population of 179k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $41,456. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Monroe, LA declined from 178,970 to 178,550, a -0.235% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,904 to $41,456, a 3.89% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (35.8%), White (Hispanic) (1.61%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.98%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.931%). NaNk% of the people in Monroe, LA speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe, LA are Louisiana Delta Community College (1,765 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Louisiana at Monroe (1,588 degrees), and McCann School of Business & Technology (367112) (203 degrees).
The median property value in Monroe, LA is $133,900, and the homeownership rate is 61.8%. Most people in Monroe, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe, LA is 2 cars per household.