Monroe, Louisiana

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Monroe, Louisiana
City
City of Monroe
Francis Tower
Francis Tower
Nickname(s): Twin City
Motto(s): "One City, One Future"
Location of Louisiana in USA
Location of Louisiana in USA
Country  United States
State  Louisiana
Parish Ouachita
Government
 • Mayor Jamie Mayo (Democrat)
 • City Council
Elevation 72 ft (22 m)
Population (2010)
 • City 48,815
 • Metro 170,053
Demonym(s) 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
Website ci.monroe.la.us

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]

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Monroe City Hall

References[change | change source]

  1. "Louisiana (USA): State, Major Cities & Places". Retrieved 3 June 2013.  (Metairie (#4) is a CDP, not a city.)
  2. "Monroe, La Population". CensusViewer.com. Retrieved 3 June 2013.