Monroe, LA
Demographic Data




Greatest Income Increase
Greatest Income Decrease

Greatest Monroe Income Growth By Neighborhood (last 5 years)






Monroe Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Monroe Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
49,297

Age

PEOPLE OF Louisiana DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.76
5 To 17 19.97
18 To 24 13.57
25 To 34 12.50
35 To 54 20.63
55 To 64 11.69
65 Years And Over 13.88

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 8.1
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 81.8
COLLEGE GRADUATES 28.6

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Monroe 20700 18505.018606054513 #EE2025
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Monroe 28681 13824.654676258993 #EE2025
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
34.7%

Employment Industries in Monroe

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 22.1
Retail 12.6
Accommodation 12.3
Education 9.5
Finance 6.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.0
Manufacturing 4.2
Administration 3.9
Public Service 3.9
Other 3.3
Transportation 3.1
Construction 3.0
Information Technology 2.9
Wholesale 2.2


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 32.7
Black Or African American 63.8
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 1.0
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 0.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 1.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 5.6
English 4.2
German 3.2
French 3.0
Italian 2.1
Scots-Irish 1.1
Scottish 1.0
European 0.8
African 0.6
Dutch 0.3
French Canadian 0.3
Polish 0.3
Lebanese 0.2
British 0.2
Danish 0.2
Syrian 0.1
Welsh 0.1
Northern European 0.1
Swedish 0.1
Swiss 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 97.7
Spanish 1.0
Vietnamese 0.4
Chinese 0.3
French 0.2
Langs. of India 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Arabic 0.0
Japanese 0.0
Tagalog 0.0
Other Indo-European 0.0
German/Yiddish 0.0
Russian 0.0
African languages 0.0
Hungarian 0.0
Native American languages 0.0
Slavic languages 0.0
Navajo 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Laotian 0.0

Foreign Born Monroe Residents:
1.9%