What you need to know about West Monroe, LA

West Monroe is located in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. The population is 64% White, 32% Black, 1% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 1% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $32,849 and the median home value is $102,500. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in West Monroe, see each of the tabs above.


Homes Owned 43.58%
43.58% Complete
Homes Rented 56.42%
56.42% Complete

Real Estate

In West Monroe, Louisiana

Ready to move to West Monroe? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in West Monroe.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In West Monroe, Louisiana

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how West Monroe rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In West Monroe, Louisiana

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in West Monroe.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In West Monroe, Louisiana

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in West Monroe.


Bachelor’s Degree 19%
19% Complete
Graduated High School 85%
85% Complete

West Monroe, LA's Livability Rankings