Richest Neighborhoods In Shreveport, LA For 2020


We used science and data to determine which neighborhoods in Shreveport are home to the 1%.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2020. This is our fifth time ranking the richest neighborhoods to live in Shreveport.
Richest Neighborhoods In Shreveport
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Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Shreveport has to offer. Where houses go for over 1.41x the national median and household incomes are 1.75x the national median.

But where exactly in Shreveport do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Ellerbe Woods where the median income is a cool $96,068.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Shreveport out of 18 for 2020.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in Shreveport for 2020? According to the most recent census data, Ellerbe Woods looks to be the richest Shreveport neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $537,504. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky. Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Shreveport. Once you’re done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from richest to poorest.

For more Shreveport reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Shreveport and the worst neighborhoods in Shreveport. Or, for living around Shreveport, out the best Shreveport suburbs and the worst Shreveport suburbs.

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How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In Shreveport For 2020

Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live. And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

Using census and extrapolated BLS data, we ranked every neighborhood based on income levels.

We ranked every neighborhood in Shreveport by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Ellerbe Woods, was named the richest neighborhood in Shreveport.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be Allendale-Lakeside.

Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Shreveport ranked.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Shreveport For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income<
1 Ellerbe Woods $96,068
2 Springlake-University Terrace $64,977
3 Broadmoor-Anderson Island-Shreve Isle $60,108
4 Caddo Heights-South Highlands $55,739
5 Western Hills And Yarborough $53,695
6 Hyde Park Brookwood-Southern Hills $46,846
7 Jenkins-Pinecroft $46,329
8 Airport-Pines Road $45,494
9 Freestate-North Highlands $37,236
10 Ceder Grove-Lynbrook $31,012
11 Sunset Arcre-Garden Valley-Morningside $30,789
12 Country Club Hills-Lakeshore Shopping $27,858
13 Highland-Stoner Hill $27,744
14 Downtown Riverfront $25,548
15 Mooretown And Hollywood Heights $24,660
16 Queensborough $24,550
17 Martin Luther King $20,545
18 Allendale-Lakeside $19,668

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

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