Latest Data (2016)
Population 49,297
Nationwide Rank 767

Quick Facts

Monroe, Louisiana is the 767th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Monroe, Louisiana is a city.

Monroe, Louisiana is currently 10.0% 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
2000-2016
757 Poway, California 50,077 3.8%
758 Methuen, Massachusetts 49,917 13.5%
759 Troy, New York 49,702 0.9%
760 Azusa, California 49,628 10.7%
761 Wilson, North Carolina 49,620 10.1%
762 Bedford, Texas 49,528 4.8%
763 Stillwater, Oklahoma 49,504 26.0%
764 Downers Grove, Illinois 49,473 -0.4%
765 Apopka, Florida 49,458 77.8%
766 Summerville, South Carolina 49,323 74.4%
767 Monroe, Louisiana 49,297 -6.9%
768 Murray, Utah 49,230 8.0%
769 La Mirada, California 49,216 4.8%
770 Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 49,206 -0.4%
771 Collierville, Tennessee 49,177 49.0%
772 Charleston, West Virginia 49,138 -7.8%
773 Newark, Ohio 49,134 6.0%
774 Saginaw, Michigan 48,984 -20.4%
775 Rancho Santa Margarita, California 48,969 4.0%
776 Cypress, California 48,906 4.9%
777 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 48,904 0.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
447 Lake Charles 76,848 6.9%
514 Bossier City 68,485 21.2%
532 Kenner 67,089 -4.6%
767 Monroe 49,297 -6.9%
799 Alexandria 47,832 2.8%
1117 Houma 34,024 3.6%
1242 New Iberia 30,386 -6.6%
1312 Central 28,529 7.0%
1338 Slidell 28,013 9.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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