Basic information about the Ouachita Parish
The Ouachita Parish is located in the state of Louisiana. This county occupies 633 square miles, with 22 square miles being water areas. There are 153.720 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Ouachita Parish citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (60.42%), followed by Black or African American (36.57%) and Two or More races (1.13%). There are 58.691 households in the county, while 67,11% of them are family households and 32,89% represent non family households. There are 10 cities and towns in Ouachita Parish. The most populated city is Monroe city and the smallest town or village is Calhoun CDP.