Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area LA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 183,276
Daytime Population: Workers 80,652
Daytime Population: Residents 104,106
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 184,758
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 177,242
Population in Familes 144,505
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,034
Population Density2 123
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $41,048
Average Household Income $62,190
Per Capita Income $24,746


Total Housing Units 79,238 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42,019 (53.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 28,832 (36.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,387 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $133,994
Average Home Value $175,215


Total Households 70,851
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 46,894
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.53% 0.51%
Households 0.6% 0.56%
Families 0.33% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.5%