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Bossier Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 134,168
Daytime Population: Workers 56,253
Daytime Population: Residents 72,179
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 128,432
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 131,798
Population in Familes 107,721
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,370
Population Density2 160
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $56,127
Average Household Income $74,169
Per Capita Income $29,248


Total Housing Units 56,922 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32,664 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,318 (33.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,940 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $169,400
Average Home Value $202,997


Total Households 51,982
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 35,075
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 1.91% 1.66%
Households 1.94% 1.72%
Families 1.68% 1.55%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.47%


Bossier Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bossier Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 11 84th
Population Density # 14 80th
Diversity Index # 27 58th
Median Household Income # 7 91st
Per Capita Income # 4 95th

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