ZIP Code 71203 - Monroe Louisiana

ZIP Code 71203 is located in Monroe Louisiana. Portions of 71203 are also in Swartz and Lakeshore and Sterlington. 71203 is entirely within Ouachita Parish. Regionally, it is located in the Monroe-El Dorado Area.

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ZIP Code 71203 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameMonroe
Primary CountyOuachita Parish
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)40,063
Area Code(s)318
Current Time

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71203 Demographics

71203 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Louisiana based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 71203 is African American. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 71203 is African American. The current unemployment level in 71203 is 6.4%.

Population Growth Rate5.53%
Population Density278 People per Square Mile
Total Households13,374
Percentage High Income Households2.5%
Median Household Income (2021)$40,388
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$473,600
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)6.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 50.35%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 65.40%

71203 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American240.06%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

71203 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American90.17%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.12%

71203 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,7048.89%
Bachelor Degree3,71519.37%
High School Diploma5,52428.8%
No High School Diploma2871.5%
GED or Alternate1,0505.48%
1 or More Years of College4,07721.26%
Associates Degree9524.96%
Masters Degree1,4447.53%
Professional Degree2361.23%
Doctorate Degree1890.99%

71203 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 71203
RegionMonroe-El Dorado Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaMonroe, LA
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area144 Square Miles

71203 Politics

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Louisiana State Senate Districts in 71203
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71203 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMarch 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion73i - Arkansas/Ouachita River Backswamps

71203 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35384653626972706452433753
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616977849194938879675976
Avg Precip (In.)5.54.475.64.875.454.453.592.833.333.964.595.353.95

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