Monroe, LA 71203 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Lakeshore, LA | Monroe, LA

ZIP Code 71203: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Monroe, LA 71203

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lakeshore, LA 71203

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Ouachita Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.548, Longitude -92.044
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 952
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 15,703
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,942
    • Single Family Addresses: 13,761

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

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  1. 71203 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 71203 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Monroe, LA 71203 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 38,051
Population in Households 36,074
Population in Familes 29,050
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,977
Population Density2 329
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $40,789
Average Household Income $59,956
Per Capita Income $23,590


Total Housing Units 15,606 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,633 (48.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,629 (42.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,344 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $139,962
Average Home Value $173,660


Total Households 14,262
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 9,211
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.49% 0.47%
Households 0.48% 0.49%
Families 0.19% 0.3%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   1.79%

Monroe, LA 71203 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71203 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 # 21 96th
Population Density # 120 76th
Diversity Index # 84 83rd
Median Household Income # 257 48th
Per Capita Income # 215 57th

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