The City of Monroe, LA
Monroe is a popular city in the state of Louisiana with a total of 51,640 residents living there. Monroe is ranked as the eighth most populated city in Louisiana and the 618th most populated city in the United States. The largest nearby city to Monroe is West Monroe, approximately 9 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Monroe, including Subway Sandwiches & Salads, Cascio's Italian & Cajun Eatery, Coney Island Connection, Dan's and Sonic Drive In. For a larger selection of Monroe restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Monroe Museums, Golf Courses and/or Arenas, including the Frenchman's Bend Golf & Country Club, Biedenharn Museum and Gardens, Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Chennault Park Golf Course and Masur Museum of Art. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Monroe please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Monroe:
- Monroe Regional Airport (MLU)
Monroe, Louisiana Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Monroe experiences an average high temperature of 56 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 33 degrees with an average rainfall of 5.97 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Monroe with daytime temperatures averaging 92 degrees in the summer, and 59 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Monroe to receive an average of 5.62 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.3 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 108 degrees in the summer and as low as 3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Monroe should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 77 degrees, and nighttime lows of 52.
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Monroe, Louisiana Attractions
1Biedenharn Museum and Gardens - Monroe,
The Biedenharn Museum and Gardens is a botanical garden and museum located beside the Ouachita River at 2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe, Louisiana. It is open Monday-Saturday, and half days Sunday.
2Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge - Monroe,
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge is one of five refuges managed in the North Louisiana Refuges Complex and one of 545 refuges in the National Wildlife Refuge System. It was established in 1997 through a unique partnership with the city of Monroe, Louisiana. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has a free 99-year lease to manage the city-owned lake.
3Chennault Park Golf Course - Monroe,
The Chennault Park Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Ouachita County Louisiana. Built in 1975, this Monroe course is open all year - closed on mondays. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 318-329-2454. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 8475 Millhaven Rd, Monroe, LA 71203
4Frenchman's Bend Golf & Country Club - Monroe,
The Frenchman's Bend Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Ouachita County Louisiana. Built in 1994, this Monroe course designed by Dave Marr & Jay Riviere is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 318-387-2363. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1484 Frenchman's Bend Rd, Monroe, LA 71203
5Lone Oak Golf - Bastrop,
The Lone Oak Golf is a 9 hole public golf course in Morehouse County Louisiana. Built in 1993, this Bastrop course designed by Herold Andrews is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 318-283-1245. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 8084 Dent Cockrell Rd, Bastrop, LA 71220
6Masur Museum of Art - Monroe,
The Masur Museum of Art in Monroe, Louisiana in the US, is the largest visual arts museum in Northeast Louisiana. It is located in the former home of the Masur family, the Masur House, which is also referred to as the Slagle-Masur House, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The building, constructed in "Gothic bungalow" style in 1914, was listed on the National Register in 1982 for its architecture.
Monroe, Louisiana Hotels
Monroe, Louisiana Restaurants
This is a list of Monroe Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Sandwich Shops, Pizza Restaurants and Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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