Bossier City, Louisiana 

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Population

67,511

+11.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$47,103

Median Home Price

$161,900

Best Places to Live in Bossier City, Louisiana

Mid-sized city - Northwest corner of Louisiana near Texas border. April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Bossier City, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Downtown renewal
-Healthcare
Cons
-Economy
-Crime rates
-Heat and humidity

Local Listings in Bossier City
 $115,000 
2511 Rosedale Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1389 SqFt
 $109,000 
2914 Kirk Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1375 SqFt
 $99,900 
5416 Daffodil Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1350 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area

Shreveport is a commercial and cultural center for northwest Louisiana, northeast Texas, and southern Arkansas. In the early 20th century, the area experienced a major oil boom which then declined through the century. Recently a new riverfront entertainment district with nightlife and casinos and a new convention center have revitalized downtown Shreveport.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Bossier City
Zip Codes: 71111 71112 71110
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bossier City is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bossier City jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bossier City's cost of living is 6.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Bossier City's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Bossier City, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Bossier parish voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Bossier City's population is 67,511 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bossier City is $161,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Bossier City public schools spend $9,847 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Bossier City. More Education


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Housing Market in Bossier City

It's not a good time to buy in Bossier City. Home Appreciation is down -0.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Bossier City Real Estate

The median home price in Bossier City is $161,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Bossier City   6 Reviews
The Treasure is Here, But not Obvious - 9/23/2019
At first glance it looks like another Wal-Mart-Ville. Don't get discouraged because in six months you'll find some good places to go routinely. They're often tucked... Read More

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White Flight - 12/21/2017
Bossier City is pretty much where people from Shreveport go when they get fed up with the crime, dysfunction, and high taxes over there. That said, it is no paradise. ... Read More

Better than Shreveport, but only slightly - 12/3/2016
This is sort of the "good side" of the Red River. A little safer than Shreveport, but not by much! Has some modern stores and livable apartments. Just be wary of who... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BOSSIER CITY, LOUISIANA
71111 71112 71110

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NEW LISTINGS IN BOSSIER CITY
$115,000
2511 Rosedale Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$109,000
2914 Kirk Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$99,900
5416 Daffodil Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$699,000
198 N Beach Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$164,500
2223 Brownlee Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$138,000
4208 Helene St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$224,900
5069 Longstreet Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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