West Monroe Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

West Monroe Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
12,227

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
12.3%
18 - 24:
9.7%
25 - 34:
18.2%
35 - 54:
22.3%
55 - 64:
13.3%
Over 65 Years:
18.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.8%
3.8%
High School Graduates
84.8%
84.8%
College Graduated
21.1%
21.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

West Monroe
$24,245
$24,245
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

West Monroe
$34,454
$34,454
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
24.6%

Employment Industries in West Monroe

 
Healthcare
18.6%
18.6%
Retail
14.0%
14.0%
Accommodation
11.3%
11.3%
Education
7.9%
7.9%
Manufacturing
6.0%
6.0%
Public Service
5.3%
5.3%
Other
4.8%
4.8%
Construction
4.7%
4.7%
Finance
4.6%
4.6%
Administration
4.5%
4.5%
Arts
3.9%
3.9%
Transportation
3.4%
3.4%
Information Technology
3.2%
3.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.9%
2.9%
Real estate
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
59.2%
59.2%
Black or African American
35.2%
35.2%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.1%
3.1%
Asian
1.4%
1.4%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.0%
1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

English
10.5%
10.5%
Irish
7.4%
7.4%
German
5.3%
5.3%
French
3.4%
3.4%
Italian
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
1.7%
1.7%
European
1.6%
1.6%
Welsh
1.3%
1.3%
African
1.3%
1.3%
Scots-Irish
1.0%
1.0%
British
0.7%
0.7%
Danish
0.6%
0.6%
Austrian
0.6%
0.6%
Dutch
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
Scandinavian
0.4%
0.4%
Polish
0.4%
0.4%
Belgian
0.3%
0.3%
French Canadian
0.2%
0.2%
Jamaican
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
96.2%
96.2%
Spanish
2.4%
2.4%
Polish
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
0.0%
0.0%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born West Monroe Residents:
1.8%