In 2017, Shreveport, LA had a population of 196k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $37,390. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Shreveport, LA declined from 198,571 to 196,217, a -1.19% decrease and its median household income declined from $38,056 to $37,390, a -1.75% decrease.
The population of Shreveport, LA is 56.4% Black or African American Alone, 37.5% White Alone, and 2.63% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Shreveport, LA speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Shreveport, LA are Louisiana State University-Shreveport (982 degrees awarded in 2017), Southern University at Shreveport (319 degrees), and McCann School of Business & Technology (446880) (247 degrees).
The median property value in Shreveport, LA is $139,800, and the homeownership rate is 53.4%. Most people in Shreveport, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Shreveport, LA is 2 cars per household.