Shreveport SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9

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Shreveport, Louisiana Info Snack

Shreveport (/rivprt/ SHREEV-port) is the third-largest city in the state of Louisiana and the 122nd-largest city in the United States. It is the seat of Caddo Parish and extends along the Red River (most notably at Wright Island, the Charles and Marie Hamel Memorial Park, and Bagley Island) into neighboring Bossier Parish. Bossier City is separated from Shreveport by the Red River. The population of Shreveport was 199,311 in 2010, and the Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Area population exceeds 441,000. The Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Statistical Area ranks 111th in the United States, according to the United States Census Bureau.
Population
198,571
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
24.7%
Median Home
$133,600
Median Income
$38,056
Median Rent
$764

Rankings for Shreveport in Louisiana

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Map Of Shreveport, LA

Population over time in Shreveport

Year Population % Change
2016 198,571 -0.7%
2015 200,015 -0.3%
2014 200,692 -0.0%
2013 200,715 0.3%
2012 200,099 0.6%
2011 198,886 0.2%
2010 198,477 -

Crime in Shreveport Per 100k

Crime Shreveport LA USA
Violent Crime 953.9 557.0 382.9
Murder 26.8 12.4 5.3
Robbery 256.8 114.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 591.9 390.3 248.9
Property Crime 5575.5 3366.8 2362.0
Burglary 1163.3 731.5 430.4
Larceny 3956.4 2401.3 1694.0
Car Theft 455.8 234.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Shreveport

White
38.3% (76,129)
African American
56.1% (111,316)
American Indian
0.3% (584)
Asian
1.5% (2,936)
Hawaiian
0.0% (81)
Other
0.1% (245)
Two Or More
1.0% (1,931)
Hispanic
2.7% (5,349)
Race Shreveport LA USA
White 38.3% 59.3% 60.6%
African American 56.1% 31.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 1.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 2.7% 4.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Shreveport, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
12.5% (24,821)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (14,892)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (28,395)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (23,629)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (29,189)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (28,594)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (18,467)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (17,077)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (6,552)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (6,949)
Income Shreveport LA USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 10.1% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 10.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 13.3% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 16.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 11.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 4.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Shreveport

Female
53.1% (105,412)
Male
46.9% (93,158)
Gender Shreveport LA USA
Female 53.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shreveport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (7,976)
9-12th Grade
10.3% (20,513)
High School / GED
31.3% (62,079)
Some College
23.0% (45,693)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (11,969)
Bachelor's Degree
15.7% (31,244)
Master's Degree
6.2% (12,279)
Professional Degree
2.2% (4,320)
Doctorate Degree
1.3% (2,495)
Education Shreveport LA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.6% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 10.3% 10.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 31.3% 33.9% 27.5%
Some College 23.0% 21.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 5.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 15.7% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 6.2% 5.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 2.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.3% 1.0% 1.3%

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