What you need to know about Shreveport, LA

Shreveport is located in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. The population is 40% White, 54% Black, 1% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 3% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $38,413 and the median home value is $125,600. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Shreveport, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Shreveport has a Walk Score ® of 29.


Homes Owned 55.96%
55.96% Complete
Homes Rented 44.04%
44.04% Complete

Real Estate

In Shreveport, Louisiana

Ready to move to Shreveport? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Shreveport.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Shreveport, Louisiana

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Shreveport rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Shreveport, Louisiana

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Shreveport.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Shreveport, Louisiana

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Shreveport.


Bachelor’s Degree 25%
25% Complete
Graduated High School 85%
85% Complete

Shreveport, LA's Livability Rankings