Monroe, Louisiana

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Monroe, Louisiana
City
City of Monroe
Monroe City Hall
Nickname(s): Twin City
Motto: "One City, One Future"
Location of Louisiana in USA
Monroe, Louisiana is located in Louisiana
Monroe, Louisiana
Location of Monroe in Louisiana
Coordinates: 32°30′34″N 92°07′06″W / 32.50944°N 92.11833°W / 32.50944; -92.11833Coordinates: 32°30′34″N 92°07′06″W / 32.50944°N 92.11833°W / 32.50944; -92.11833
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish Ouachita
Government
 • Mayor Jamie Mayo (D)
 • City Council
Elevation 72 ft (22 m)
Population (2010)
 • City 48,815
 • Metro 170,053
Demonym Monroeian
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
ZIP Codes 71201, 71202, 71203, 71207, 71208, 71209, 71210, 71211, 71212, 71213
Area Code 318

Monroe is the eighth-largest city in the U.S. state of Louisiana.[1] It is the parish seat of Ouachita Parish. In 2010, 48,815 people lived there.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Louisiana (USA): State, Major Cities & Places". http://www.citypopulation.de/USA-Louisiana.html. Retrieved 3 June 2013. (Metairie (#4) is a CDP, not a city.)
  2. "Monroe, La Population". CensusViewer.com. http://censusviewer.com/city/LA/Monroe. Retrieved 3 June 2013.