shreveport Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 5,229 4.9 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 42,846 40.5 % 32.2 %
Some College 27,798 26.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 18,237 17.2 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 11,749 11.1 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 90,192 85.2 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 24,665 23.3 % 23.3 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 194,472 - -
19 years old and under 51,880 26.7 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 67,762 34.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 46,478 23.9 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 28,352 14.6 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 173,727 100.0 % 84.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 31,814 43.5 % 33.6 %
Married 25,201 34.5 % 50.4 %
Separated 4,231 5.8 % 2.5 %
Divorced 11,869 16.2 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 88,962 - -
Occupied Housing Units 75,509 84.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 13,453 15.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 61,357 69.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,114 3.5 % 5.9 %
2-Units 1,395 1.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 5,883 6.6 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 4,553 5.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,592 4.0 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 5,563 6.3 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 3,505 3.9 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 6,566 7.4 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 12,231 13.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 18,603 20.9 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 17,038 19.2 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 20,165 22.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,278 4.8 % 12.8 %
Electric 39,369 44.3 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 35,475 39.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 313 0.4 % 4.1 %
Wood 60 0.1 % 1.6 %
Solar 188 0.2 % 0.1 %
None 104 0.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 74,555 38.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 111,255 57.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 422 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 3,228 1.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 3,470 1.8 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 34,647 57,617
Median Family Income 43,945 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 23,825 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 70.97 %
  • Temperature 94.85 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.7 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 19.16

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com