Alexandria is located close to the center of Louisiana. Alexandria is part of Rapides County. Alexandria has 28.41 square miles of land area and 0.69 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Alexandria population is 47,723, which has grown 2.98% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 1.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Alexandria median household income is $35,668 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 36.67% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 30.52% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Alexandria median house value is $114,100 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 58.03% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 61.76% and is higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Alexandria is better than the state average in quality. The Alexandria area code is 318.
Alexandria, LA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data