Living in West Monroe, LA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

West Monroe, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
12,583
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
24.6%
Median Home
$133,100
Median Income
$34,454
Median Rent
$744

West Monroe SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9.5

West Monroe, LA Crime Report

1,018
Total Crimes
8,242.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
232.82%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Monroe
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,018 8,242.9 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 113 915.0 549.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 17 137.7 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 88 712.6 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 905 7,327.9 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 146 1,182.2 579.0 340.5
Larceny 718 5,813.8 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 41 332.0 230.5 219.9

West Monroe, LA Cost Of Living

83
West Monroe's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense West Monroe Louisiana National Average
Overall 83 92 100
Services 90 96 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 94 98 100
Housing 66 81 100
Transportation 94 99 100
Utilities 81 88 100

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Rankings for West Monroe in Louisiana

Map Of West Monroe, LA

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Population over time in West Monroe

Year Population % Change
2019 12,583 -1.4%
2018 12,756 -0.9%
2017 12,874 -1.2%
2016 13,031 -0.0%
2015 13,032 -0.3%
2014 13,073 -0.2%
2013 13,093 0.1%
2012 13,085 -0.0%
2011 13,086 -0.0%
2010 13,088 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Monroe

White
59.2% (7,452)
African American
35.2% (4,423)
American Indian
0.2% (22)
Asian
1.4% (177)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (124)
Hispanic
3.1% (385)
Race West Monroe LA USA
White 59.2% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 35.2% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in West Monroe

Female
52.6% (6,621)
Male
47.4% (5,962)
Gender West Monroe LA USA
Female 52.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.9% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
4.0% (503)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,384)
High School / GED
33.0% (4,152)
Some College
24.0% (3,019)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (880)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,761)
Master's Degree
5.0% (629)
Professional Degree
1.0% (125)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (125)
Education West Monroe LA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Monroe, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
15.7% (197,841)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (82,452)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (152,134)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.4% (206,803)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (170,058)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (208,820)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.7% (84,693)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (110,683)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (12,771)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (32,040)
Income West Monroe LA USA
Less than $10,000 15.7% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.4% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.7% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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