West Monroe

Why you'd want to live in West Monroe

Introduction to West Monroe, Louisiana West Monroe, Louisiana, in Ouachita county, is 1 miles W of Monroe, Louisiana and 215 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana. The city is included in the Monroe metropolitan area. West Monroe History The city of West Monroe is in Ouachita Parish. It is a part of the Monroe metro area. The city was named after James Monroe, who was one of the first European settlers in the area. Industrial development began in 1915 after natural gas was discovered. The area was once known as the 'Natural Gas Capital of the World.' West Monroe and nearby Attractions Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge Chennault Park Cheniere Lake Biedenharn Museum & Gardens Masur Museum of Art Things To Do In West Monroe Tourists can enjoy camping, fishing and hiking while in the city. The Chenirere Lake is also worth visiting. One can learn about the city’s history from the Biedenharn Museum and Garden. The Masur Museum of Art is another attraction that attracts several tourists. West Monroe Transportation Alexandria International Airport offers facilities for air transportation. West Monroe Higher Education One can pursue higher education at Grambling State University, Louisiana Tech University and Louisiana State University.

West Monroe Market Report

$275,067

AVERAGE PRICE OF 188 HOMES

$2,148,333

AVERAGE PRICE OF 3 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$277,947

AVERAGE PRICE OF 17 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$361,562

AVERAGE PRICE OF 8 HOMES WITH A POOL

$261,355

AVERAGE PRICE OF 10 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $275,067
Avg Bedrooms 3.24 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.06 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

2 bedrooms $192,892
3 bedrooms $237,942
4 bedrooms $417,108
5 bedrooms $338,800
West Monroe Home Price Trends
  6/2021 5/2021 4/2021 3/2021 2/2021
Total Listings 176 181 199 190 n/a
Average Price $262,726 $249,773 $243,070 $241,259 n/a
Avg Price Change +5.19% +2.76% +0.75% n/a n/a
Median Price $220,381 $215,674 $216,563 $205,515 n/a
Med Price Change +2.18% -0.41% +5.38% n/a n/a
Avg Bedrooms 3.28 beds 3.29 beds 3.28 beds 3.25 beds n/a
Avg Bathrooms 2.09 baths 2.08 baths 2.08 baths 2.04 baths n/a
Home Price by High School
School Name Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
West Monroe High School 132 $251,362 73 days
West Ouachita 33 $315,490 98 days
Weston J 1 $132,000 135 days
Home Price by House Size
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
All Homes 188 $275,067 77 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 3 $2,148,333 45 days
Newly Built Homes 17 $277,947 78 days
Homes with a Pool 8 $361,562 31 days
Reduced Price Homes 10 $261,355 68 days