Monroe, LA Real Estate
Monroe, Louisiana is located in Ouachita Parish. Nearby cities and towns include Lakeshore, West Monroe, Richwood, Brownsville, Bawcomville, Swartz, Claiborne, Sterlington, Start, Calhoun, Collinston, Rayville, Oak Ridge, Bastrop, Downsville, Eros, Mangham, and Mer Rouge. Monroe is a suburban community with a population of 49,170. The median household income is $29,673. In Monroe, 30% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 32% of the households. Half the population of Monroe commutes 14 minutes or less to work, with 64% of residents holding white collar jobs and 36% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Monroe, LA is 34 years, with 42% of those homes owned, 51% rented, and 7% not occupied. In the previous year, 391 Monroe properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Monroe in the previous year was $155,077.