In 2020, Monroe, LA had a population of 202k people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $43,212. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Monroe, LA declined from 203,457 to 202,138, a −0.648% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,119 to $43,212, a 7.71% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monroe, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (37.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.3%), White (Hispanic) (1.16%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.85%).
None of the households in Monroe, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.1% of the residents in Monroe, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe, LA are University of Louisiana at Monroe (1,813 degrees awarded in 2020), Louisiana Delta Community College (884 degrees), and Unitech Training Academy-West Monroe (112 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Monroe, LA was $134,500, and the homeownership rate was 63.2%. Most people in Monroe, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe, LA was 2 cars per household.