Latest Data (2018)
Population 47,877
Nationwide Rank 817

Quick Facts

Monroe, Louisiana is the 817th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Monroe, Louisiana is a city.

Monroe, Louisiana is currently 12.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Monroe, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Monroe, Louisiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
807 Draper, Utah 48,319 89.3%
808 West Lafayette, Indiana 48,308 68.3%
809 Newark, California 48,198 12.9%
810 Sheboygan, Wisconsin 48,180 -5.0%
811 Niagara Falls, New York 48,144 -13.2%
812 Charlottesville, Virginia 48,117 19.9%
813 Littleton, Colorado 48,007 18.6%
814 East Lansing, Michigan 47,988 3.0%
815 Lincoln, California 47,978 308.5%
816 Covina, California 47,963 2.2%
817 Monroe, Louisiana 47,877 -9.6%
818 Ocoee, Florida 47,720 92.3%
819 Chesterfield, Missouri 47,644 1.6%
820 Roswell, New Mexico 47,635 5.4%
821 Columbus, Indiana 47,543 20.9%
822 East Providence, Rhode Island 47,476 -2.6%
823 San Luis Obispo, California 47,446 6.9%
824 Jeffersonville, Indiana 47,432 58.3%
825 Beavercreek, Ohio 47,391 23.4%
826 Roseville, Michigan 47,377 -1.4%
827 Minot, North Dakota 47,370 29.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
446 Lake Charles 78,001 8.5%
533 Bossier City 68,235 20.7%
553 Kenner 66,657 -5.2%
817 Monroe 47,877 -9.6%
837 Alexandria 46,776 0.5%
1174 Houma 32,864 0.0%
1309 New Iberia 29,099 -10.6%
1319 Central 28,864 8.3%
1360 Slidell 27,711 7.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 47,877 817
2017 48,371 800
2016 49,297 767
2015 49,598 762
2014 49,601 756
2013 49,761 749
2012 49,156 750
2011 49,021 745
2010 48,815 731
2009 51,640 677
2008 51,414 672
2007 51,452 666
2006 51,860 650
2005 52,005 639
2004 52,115 627
2003 52,011 626
2002 52,213 613
2001 52,185 605
2000 53,003 582
1990 54,779 458