Monroe, Louisiana 

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Population

48,938

-0.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.1%

Best Places to Live in Monroe, Louisiana

April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Monroe, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Monroe
 $154,000 
257 Vinwood Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1532 SqFt
 $125,900 
610 McCain Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1570 SqFt
 $429,000 
193 Black Bear Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3300 SqFt

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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Louisiana
County: Ouachita County
Metro Area: Monroe Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Monroe
Zip Codes: 71203 71202 71201 71209


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Monroe is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monroe jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monroe's cost of living is 16.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Monroe's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Monroe, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Ouachita parish voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Monroe's population is 48,938 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Monroe is $97,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Monroe public schools spend $11,496 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Monroe. More Education


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Housing Market in Monroe

It's a good time to buy in Monroe. Home Appreciation is up 5.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Monroe Real Estate

The median home price in Monroe is $97,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Monroe   8 Reviews
Terrible - 7/7/2018
If you are looking a place for high crime, high poverty, high obesity rates, high taxes, high unemployment, and high citizens, you have arrived at the right place. I... Read More

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This place is sure to give you cancer. - 6/15/2012
Lived in Monroe/West Monroe for 2 years, I deeply regret it. Here's why. Not only is Monroe/West Monroe next to a plant that spews it's disgusting, cancerous smog,... Read More

About our University - 10/17/2009
We have one of the best universities around. We have high ratings all across the board. Why don't you consider checking us... Read More


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71203 71202 71201 71209

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NEW LISTINGS IN MONROE
$154,000
257 Vinwood Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$125,900
610 McCain Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$429,000
193 Black Bear Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$170,000
1205 N McGuire Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$113,000
312 Holly Ridge Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$375,000
113 Skate Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$279,000
2715 Indian Mound Blvd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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