Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area LA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 460,522
Daytime Population: Workers 204,677
Daytime Population: Residents 259,642
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 464,319
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 450,459
Population in Familes 361,447
Population in Group Qrtrs 10,063
Population Density2 145
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $44,828
Average Household Income $65,556
Per Capita Income $26,567


Total Housing Units 203,405 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 110,566 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 72,027 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 20,812 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $142,352
Average Home Value $179,279


Total Households 182,593
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 118,276
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.64% 0.49%
Households 0.63% 0.5%
Families 0.37% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   2.36%