In 2019, Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA had a population of 155k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $41,121. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA declined from 156,075 to 155,494, a −0.372% decrease and its median household income declined from $41,314 to $41,121, a −0.467% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (37.3%), White (Hispanic) (1.25%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.14%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1%). 2.98% of the households in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.1% of the residents in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in North Delta Regional Planning & Development District 1--Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA are Louisiana Delta Community College (1,960 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Louisiana at Monroe (1,673 degrees), and Unitech Training Academy-West Monroe (169 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA was $146,700, and the homeownership rate was 58.4%. Most people in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20 minutes. The average car ownership in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA was 2 cars per household.