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Shreveport Population

Shreveport is a city in the northwest Louisiana of United States, It is the center of the region where Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas. Shreveport population in 2021 is estimated to be 187,823, covers city area of 123.00 sq mi (318.58 sq km), ranks third largest city in Louisiana State and one-hundred-thirty-seventh populous city in the United States.

Below is the Shreveport population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010200,869
2011201,7460.44
2012201,7900.02
2013199,923-0.93
2014197,740-1.09
2015196,508-0.62
2016194,222-1.16
2017191,638-1.33
2018188,987-1.38
2019187,112-0.99
2020187,5930.26
2021 *187,8230.12
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019 & 2020 US Census updated

Shreveport city UN Urban Agglomeration Population Prospects - 1950 to 2035

YearShreveport Population
1950151,442
1955172,691
1960203,492
1965219,252
1970232,506
1975246,577
1980261,503
1985260,683
1990257,033
1995264,283
2000273,757
2005284,804
2010296,517
2011298,917
2015308,715
2020*320,135
2025*329,338
2035*358,647
Source: population.un.org/wpp/, 1950 to 2035 Shreveport city Population(UA)


Shreveport Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Shreveport population is 186,815, out of these 87,394 are male, 99,421 are female, The sex ratio of Shreveport is 88. The median age of the Shreveport population is 36.1, Shreveport population by age are, under 18 years is 44,259, 16 years and over is 147,319, 18 years and over is 142,556, 21 years and over is 137,143, 65 years and over is 38,318. 46.8% are male, 53.2% are female, Population of Shreveport by age percent-wise is, 23.7% are under 18 years old, 78.9% are 16 years and over, 76.3% are 18 years and over, 73.4% are 21 years and over, 16.6% are 65 years and over. There are total 91,088 housing units, The voting population of Shreveport are 140,884, out of these 64,741 are male voters, 76,143 are female voters, 46.0% are male, 54.0% are female.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -512,6416.8%
5 - 911,6096.2%
10 - 1412,7136.8%
15 - 1911,2446.0%
20 - 2413,7957.4%
25 - 3428,43315.2%
35 - 4420,95111.2%
45 - 5421,20211.3%
55 - 599,9355.3%
60 - 6413,3067.1%
65 - 7418,70210.0%
75 - 848,0134.3%
85 and over4,2712.3%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Shreveport Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Shreveport by race are:

White Population

White population in Shreveport, Louisiana are 71,194, percentage wise 38.1 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Shreveport, Louisiana are 108,150, percentage wise 57.9 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Shreveport, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Shreveport are 2,633, percentage wise 1.4 percent are asians, out of these are Asian Indians, are Chinese, are Filipinos, are Japanese, are Korean, are Vietnamese and are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Shreveport, Louisiana are 5,452. Percentage wise 2.9 percent are hispanics, out of these are Mexican people, are Puerto Ricans, are Cubans, and are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race186,815Percent
White71,19438.1%
Black or African American108,15057.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native7870.4%
Cherokee tribal grouping%
Chippewa tribal grouping%
Navajo tribal grouping%
Sioux tribal grouping%
Asian Population2,6331.4%
Asian Indian%
Chinese%
Filipino%
Japanese%
Korean%
Vietnamese%
Other Asian Population
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3780.2%
Native Hawaiian%
Guamanian or Chamorro%
Hispanic or Latino5,4522.9%
Mexican%
Puerto Rican%
Cuban%
Other Hispanic or Latino
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Shreveport native population is 183,090, out of these 146,572 born in the Louisiana state and 36,364 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 3,725, out of these 2,053 are Naturalized US citizen, 726 are in Europe, 1,170 in Asia, 0 in Africa, 157 in Latin America and 0 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Shreveport are 1,672, out of these 172 are from Europe, 474 are from Asia, 75 from Africa, 951 are from Latin America and 0 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native183,090
Born in state of residence146,572
Born in other state in the United States36,364
Northeast2,639
Midwest0
South19,520
West4,800
Born outside the United States154
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)154
Foreign born
Born outside of United States3,725
Naturalized U.S. citizen2,053
Europe726
Asia1,170
Africa0
Oceania0
Latin America157
Northern America0
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen1,672
Europe172
Asia474
Africa75
Oceania0
Latin America951
Northern America0
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Shreveport Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Shreveport, Louisiana are 91,088, Occupied housing units are 73,114, Rental vacancy rate is 7. Percentage of occupancy is 80, 46.19% of houses are owner occupied and 34.08% of houses are renter occupied in Shreveport. There are 70.03 percent of one-unit detached, 2.35 percent of one-units attached, 2.39 percent of two-unit houses, 5.37 percent of three or four unit homes. 2.64 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 31.69 percent are available with one vehicle, 26.80 percent are available with two vehicles, 10.14 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 11.63 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units91,088
Occupied housing units73,114
Occupied housing units percent80
Rental vacancy rate7
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached63,791
1-unit attached2,138
2 units2,174
3 or 4 units4,895
Mobile home2,402
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied42,072
Renter-occupied31,042
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Shreveport Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Shreveport, Louisiana is $152,000, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 4.95 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 7.92 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 9.76 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 8.49 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 8.30 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 4.89 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 1.06 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.82 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,0004,509
$50,000 to $99,9997,214
$100,000 to $149,9998,887
$150,000 to $199,9997,734
$200,000 to $299,9997,561
$300,000 to $499,9994,453
$500,000 to $999,999969
$1,000,000 or more745
Median (dollars)152,000
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Shreveport Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,206, 0.34 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 8.76 percent pay between $500 to $999, 9.22 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 5.34 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 1.60 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 0.80 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 1.51 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $367, 3.89 percent of homes pay less than $250, 6.42 percent pays between $250 to $399, 5.25 percent pay between $400 to $599, 2.05 percent pays between $600 to $799, 0.14 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 0.66 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500308
$500 to $9997,977
$1,000 to $1,4998,395
$1,500 to $1,9994,865
$2,000 to $2,4991,458
$2,500 to $2,999725
$3,000 or more1,376
Median (dollars)1,206
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $2503,540
$250 to $3995,850
$400 to $5994,781
$600 to $7991,870
$800 to $999129
$1,000 or more603
Median (dollars)367
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Shreveport Rental

Total number of Shreveport rental homes or apartments are 31,042, occupied by Renter, The median value of Shreveport average rental rate is $830. 10.92 percent of homes are under $500, 56.52 percent of rental rates between $500 to $1000, 24.64 percent housing units are from $1000 to $2000, 0.81 percent are between $2000 to $3000.

        
RentalUnits
Less than $5003,389
$500 to $99917,546
$1,000 to $1,4996,531
$1,500 to $1,9991,118
$2,000 to $2,49966
$2,500 to $2,999184
$3,000 or more0
Median (dollars)830
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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