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.

Housing

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.

Schools

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

$38,413
Lower than the national average

Business

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.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

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.

Education

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

Shreveport, LA's Livability Rankings