In 2020, Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA had a population of 155k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $44,934. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA declined from 155,494 to 154,679, a −0.524% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,121 to $44,934, a 9.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (58.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (37.4%), White (Hispanic) (1.47%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.05%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.918%).
2.91% of the households in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.1% of the residents in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in North Delta Regional Planning & Development District 1--Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA are University of Louisiana at Monroe (1,869 degrees awarded in 2021), Louisiana Delta Community College (1,199 degrees), and Unitech Training Academy-West Monroe (210 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA was $150,200, and the homeownership rate was 60%.
Most people in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21 minutes. The average car ownership in Ouachita Parish PUMA, LA was 2 cars per household.