Monroe, Louisiana

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{{Infobox settlement | name = Monroe, Louisiana | official_name = City of Monroe | native_name = Monroe de Louisiane | native_name_lang = | settlement_type = City | image_skyline = Francis Towers.jpg | imagesize = | image_alt = | image_caption = Francis Tower | image_flag = | flag_alt = | image_seal = | seal_size = 100px | seal_alt = | nickname = Twin Cities of Northeast Louisiana | motto = "One City, One Future" | image_map = File:Ouachita Parish Louisiana Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Monroe Highlighted.svg | map_alt = | map_caption = Location of Monroe in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. | pushpin_map = Louisiana#USA | pushpin_label = Monroe | pushpin_label_position = | pushpin_map_alt = | pushpin_map_caption = Location of Monroe in Louisiana in USA | 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 | coor_pinpoint = | coordinates_footnotes = | subdivision_type = Country | subdivision_name =  United States | subdivision_type1 = State | subdivision_name1 =  Louisiana | subdivision_type2 = Parish | subdivision_name2 = Ouachita | established_title = Incorporated (town) | established_date = 1845 | established_title1 = Incorporated (city) | established_date1 = 1906 | founder = | named_for = James Monroe | seat_type = | seat = | government_footnotes = | leader_party = D | leader_title = Mayor | leader_name = [[Jamie Mayonnaise | leader_title1 = City Council

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| leader_title2 = | leader_name2 = | unit_pref = Imperial | elevation_footnotes = | elevation_ft = 72 | population_footnotes = | population_total = 48815 | population_as_of = 2010 | population_urban = 99,238 | population_metro = 270,053 | population_density_sq_mi = 1682.78 | population_est = 89297 | pop_est_as_of = 2016 | population_demonym = Monroeian | population_note = Urban area includes Monroe-West Monroe | timezone1 = CST | utc_offset1 = −6 | timezone1_DST = CST | utc_offset1_DST = −5 | postal_code_type = ZIP Codes | postal_code = 71201, 71202, 71203, 71207, 71208, 71209, 71210, 71211, 71212, 71213 | area_code_type = Area Code | area_code = 318 | website = City of Monroe | footnotes = |pop_est_footnotes = |population_density_km2 = 649.72 |blank_name = FIPS code |blank_info = 22-51410 |area_footnotes = [1] |area_total_km2 = 84.30 |area_total_sq_mi = 32.55 |area_land_km2 = 75.87 |area_water_km2 = 8.42 |area_land_sq_mi = 29.30 |area_water_sq_mi = 3.25 }} Monroe is the eighth-largest city in the U.S. state of Louisiana.[2] It is the parish seat of Ouachita Parish. In 2010, 48,815 people lived there.[3]

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Monroe City Hall

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  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 2, 2017.
  2. "Louisiana (USA): State, Major Cities & Places". Retrieved 3 June 2013. (Metairie (#4) is a CDP, not a city.)
  3. "Monroe, La Population". CensusViewer.com. Retrieved 3 June 2013.