Alexandria is a city located in Rapides Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 45,412, it is the 9th largest city in Louisiana and the 864th largest city in the United States . Alexandria is currently declining at a rate of -0.84% annually and its population has decreased by -4.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 47,723 in 2010. Alexandria reached it's highest population of 51,648 in 1980. Spanning over 29 miles, Alexandria has a population density of 1,594 people per square mile.
The average household income in Alexandria is $69,019 with a poverty rate of 24.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $831 per month, and the median house value is $148,900. The median age in Alexandria is 38.6 years, 36 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.