Monroe, LA 71202 ZIP Code Profile

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Logtown, LA | Monroe, LA | Richwood, LA

ZIP Code 71202: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Monroe, LA 71202

Acceptable Alternative
Richwood, LA 71202

Not Acceptable, USPS
Logtown, LA 71202

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Ouachita Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.482, Longitude -92.08
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 550
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,968
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 769
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,199

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Monroe, LA 71202 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 29,398
Population in Households 26,577
Population in Familes 22,584
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,821
Population Density1 253
Diversity Index2 22


Median Household Income $25,398
Average Household Income $36,614
Per Capita Income $13,244


Total Housing Units 10,692 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,928 (36.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,245 (49.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,519 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $71,789
Average Home Value $124,771


Total Households 9,173
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 6,475
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.14% 0.19%
Households 0.14% 0.19%
Families -0.12% 0.01%
Median Household Income   0.78%
Per Capita Income   1.47%

Monroe, LA 71202 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71202 to the other 496 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 44 91st
Population Density # 140 72nd
Diversity Index # 419 16th
Median Household Income # 474 5th
Per Capita Income # 480 3rd

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