Living in West Monroe, LA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

West Monroe SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

West Monroe, LA Crime Report

1,111
Total Crimes
8,821.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
243.47%
Above National Average

West Monroe, LA Cost Of Living

83
West Monroe's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

West Monroe, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
12,756
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
29.5%
Median Home
$127,600
Median Income
$33,664
Median Rent
$761

West Monroe, LA Photos

Rankings for West Monroe in Louisiana

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Map Of West Monroe, LA

Population over time in West Monroe

Year Population % Change
2017 12,756 -0.9%
2016 12,874 -1.2%
2015 13,031 -0.0%
2014 13,032 -0.3%
2013 13,073 -0.2%
2012 13,093 0.1%
2011 13,085 -0.0%
2010 13,086 -0.0%
2009 13,088 -
Crime/100k West Monroe LA USA
Violent Crime 817.8 537.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 11.4 5.0
Robbery 158.8 98.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 587.6 383.4 246.8
Property Crime 8003.8 3276.0 2199.5
Burglary 1532.5 668.1 376.0
Larceny 6074.3 2360.4 1594.6
Car Theft 397.0 247.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in West Monroe

White
63.0% (8,033)
African American
32.6% (4,160)
American Indian
0.1% (16)
Asian
1.2% (151)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (109)
Hispanic
2.2% (287)
Race West Monroe LA USA
White 63.0% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 32.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.2% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For West Monroe, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
16.2% (206,403)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (84,251)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (142,672)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.8% (226,923)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (199,644)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (189,505)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (96,080)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.6% (96,563)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (10,380)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (23,175)
Income West Monroe LA USA
Less than $10,000 16.2% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.8% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.6% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in West Monroe

Female
54.0% (6,891)
Male
46.0% (5,865)
Gender West Monroe LA USA
Female 54.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Monroe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (637)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,530)
High School / GED
35.0% (4,464)
Some College
24.0% (3,061)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (765)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,530)
Master's Degree
5.0% (637)
Professional Degree
1.0% (127)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education West Monroe LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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