Monroe, LA has a population of 49,361 people with a median age of 31.9 and a median household income of $28,681. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Monroe, LA declined from 49,529 to 49,361, a 0.34% decrease and its median household income grew from $28,268 to $28,681, a 1.46% increase.
The population of Monroe, LA is 63.8% Black, 32.7% White, and 1.57% Hispanic. 2.27% of the people in Monroe, LA speak a non-English language, and 98.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monroe, LA are University of Louisiana at Monroe, with 1,453 graduates, Career Technical College-Monroe, with 166 graduates, and Cloyd's Beauty School 3 Inc, with 22 graduates.
The median property value in Monroe, LA is $134,100, and the homeownership rate is 44%. Most people in Monroe, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 13.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Monroe, LA is 2 cars per household.
Monroe, LA is a census place located in Ouachita Parish, LA. It borders Lakeshore, LA; Richwood, LA; and West Monroe, LA.