Shreveport, LA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Setting
    Midsize City
  • Population
    200,715
  • Population Density
    1,641 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    122 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    131 3.4
Shreveport is a midsize city in Louisiana with 200,715 residents. It has low home values, average rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have average education levels and average income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 131 reviews
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Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 Springlake/University Terrace 19,149
2.66 Hyde Park/Brookwood/Southern Hills East 16,192
3.33 Broadmoor/Anderson Island/Shreve Isle 15,950
2.33 Cedar Grove 15,668
2.66 Jenkins Subdivision/Pinecroft Subdivision 10,635
2.66 Highland 10,115
2.66 Pines Road 8,405
2.00 Country Club Hills/Lakeshore 7,778
2.00 Martin Luther King 7,732
1.66 Queensborough 7,640
1.66 Mooretown/Hollywood Heights 6,874
3.00 South Highlands 6,709
2.33 Sunset Acre/Garden Valley/Morningside 6,339
3.00 Western Hills/Yarborough Subdivision 5,726
2.00 Caddo Heights 4,847
2.00 Allendale 4,610
1.66 Werner Park 3,987
2.00 Ingleside 3,048
3.00 Ellerbe Woods 2,726
2.66 North Highlands/Freestate/Cherokee Park 2,697
2.00 Agurs 2,656
2.33 Stoner Hill 2,248
1.66 Lakeside 1,530
2.33 Cedar Grove/Lynbrook 1,131
2.33 Downtown Riverfront (Central Business District) 573
2.00 Ledbetter Heights 485

Nearby Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
2.00 Lakeview 805
3.33 Greenwood 3,209
3.00 Bossier City 63,606

ZIP Codes

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 71111 39,900
3.00 71106 35,163
2.66 71107 34,019
3.00 71112 31,483
3.00 71118 26,102
1.66 71109 21,512
3.66 71105 22,793
2.00 71108 19,036
3.00 71104 14,466
3.33 71115 14,460
3.00 71129 13,164
3.00 71119 12,404
2.00 71101 8,737
1.66 71103 8,449

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.00 Caddo Parish Magnet High School Public, Magnet, Alternative 9-12 High
3.66 C.E. Byrd High School Public, Magnet, Alternative 9-12 High
3.33 Herndon Magnet School Public, Magnet, Alternative K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.33 Fairfield Magnet School Public, Magnet, Alternative PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Caddo Parish Magnet Middle School Public, Magnet, Alternative 6-8 Middle
3.33 Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School Public, Magnet, Alternative K-5 Elementary
3.33 W.T. Lewis Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.33 Stockwell Place Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.33 South Highlands Elementary Magnet School Public, Magnet, Alternative PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Claiborne Fundamental Elementary School Public, Magnet, Alternative K-5 Elementary
3.33 Legacy Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
Shreveport Job Corps Opportunity Center Public, Alternative 6-12 Middle, High
3.00 Riverside Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Elm Grove Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.00 Judson Fundamental Elementary School Public, Magnet, Alternative PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Apollo Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.00 Cope Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.00 A.C. Steere Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Benton Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.00 Curtis Elementary School Public 4-5 Elementary
3.00 Shreve Island Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Greenacres Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.00 Platt Elementary School Public 2-3 Elementary
3.00 Bellaire Elementary School Public K-3 Elementary
3.00 Airline High School Public 8-12 Middle, High

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.33 Loyola College Preparatory High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
2.66 Evangel Christian Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.00 Calvary Baptist Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
University Christian Prep School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
St. Joseph Catholic School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Southfield School Private PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
First Baptist Church School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Mark's Cathedral School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. John Berchmans Cathedral School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
The Montessori School for Shreveport Private, Montessori PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Academy Private, Religious PK, K Pre-K, Elementary
Christian Center School Private, Religious, Montessori PK, K-6 Pre-K, Elementary
Colquitt Christian Academy & Preschool Private, Religious PK, K-7 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Jude Greenfield Child Development Center Private PK, K Pre-K, Elementary
American Child Daycare Center Private PK, K Pre-K, Elementary

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
3.00 Centenary College of Louisiana
2.33 Louisiana State University - Shreveport
Bossier Parish Community College
Southern University at Shreveport
Texas State Technical College - Marshall
Remington College - Shreveport
Blue Cliff College - Shreveport
Ayers Career College
Diesel Driving Academy - Shreveport
Regency Beauty Institute - Shreveport
American School of Business
Guy's Shreveport Academy of Cosmetology
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport
Virginia College - Shreveport/Bossier City
Pat Goins Beauty School - Benton Road

Around Shreveport

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Shreveport, LA United States Louisiana
African American 54.52% 12.23% 31.84%
White 39.83% 63.25% 60.03%
Hispanic 2.68% 16.62% 4.43%
Asian 1.41% 4.83% 1.59%
Multiracial 1.09% 2.05% 1.37%
Native American 0.31% 0.66% 0.55%
Other 0.11% 0.19% 0.15%
Pacific Islander 0.07% 0.16% 0.04%

Age

Shreveport, LA United States Louisiana
9 years and under 14% 13% 14%
10 to 17 years 11% 11% 11%
18 to 24 years 11% 10% 10%
25 to 34 years 15% 13% 14%
35 to 44 years 12% 13% 12%
45 to 54 years 13% 14% 14%
55 to 64 years 12% 12% 12%
65 and over 13% 13% 13%

Education Levels

Shreveport, LA United States Louisiana
Less than a high school diploma 14% 14% 17%
High school diploma or equivalent 32% 28% 34%
Some college or associate degree 29% 29% 27%
Bachelor's degree 16% 18% 15%
Master's degree or higher 9% 11% 7%

Gender

Shreveport, LA United States Louisiana
Male 47.1% 49.2% 48.9%
Female 52.9% 50.8% 51.1%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Shreveport, LA United States Louisiana
Rent 43.9% 35.1% 33.0%
Own 56.1% 64.9% 67.0%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Shreveport, LA United States Louisiana
Assault 450.6 278.9 449.1
Murder 12.9 5.0 17.3
Rape 41.5 15.3
Robbery 186.0 159.8 217.1

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Shreveport, LA United States Louisiana
Burglary 1167.2 573.5 1181.6
Larceny 3323.6 2079.6 3309.8
Motor vehicle theft 249.3 235.5 273.2

Income

Weather

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Precipitation
4.2"
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    Precipitation

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  • 57°
    36°
  • 62°
    40°
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    46°
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    54°
  • 84°
    63°
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    70°
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    73°
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    Precipitation

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