The unemployment rate in Shreveport is 8.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Shreveport jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Shreveport's cost of living is 23.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Shreveport, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Caddo parish remained moderately Democratic, 52.5% to 45.8%. More Voting Stats
Shreveport's population is 189,374 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Shreveport is Real Estate: $153,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.9%.
Shreveport public schools spend $11,787 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Shreveport. More Education