ZIP Code 71203 - Monroe Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameMonroe
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ouachita
Area Code318
Current Population:37105
Racial Majority: 50.78%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$36925
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53980
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range59 - 92 ft.
Area147 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.59194700, -92.02156600

Zip Code 71203 Profile

ZIP Code 71203 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Monroe metro area. ZIP code 71203 is primarily located in Ouachita County. The official US Postal Service name for 71203 is MONROE, Louisiana. Portions of ZIP code 71203 are contained within or border the city limits of Monroe, LA, Swartz, LA, and Sterlington, LA. The area code for ZIP code 71203 is 318. 71203 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71203 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71203 increased to 37105 from 33991 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71203 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71203 public schools is Black. 68.5% of students in 71203 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18553 50.78% 19122 -3%
 Black Or African American 16436 44.99% 16295 +1%
 Hispanic 540 1.48% 577 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 0.3% 84 +30%
 Asian 662 1.81% 558 +19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 40 0.01% 40 -88%
 Two Or More Races 418 0.63% 418 -45%

Zip Code 71203 Race/Ethnicity

 White 36.5%
 Black Or African American 60.4%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 71203 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3710533991
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households14001
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36925
Income Under $50K Per Year62.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.50%
71203 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
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71203 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14Michael EcholsRepublican
16Frederick D. JonesDemocrat
17Pat MooreDemocrat
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71203 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
33Stewart Cathey Jr.Republican
34Katrina JacksonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$135381
Average Real Estate Sale Price$101316
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73i - Arkansas/Ouachita River Backswamps
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 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
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Monroe, LA
CBSA Type71203
CBSA Population174353
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours