Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area, Louisiana 

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LOUISIANA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

71,994

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

3,091,993

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

443,974

+2.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$43,779

Median Home Price

$107,803

United States / Louisiana / Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area, Louisiana

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

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

 $64,900 
Greentree Ln
Bed | Bath | SqFt
 $159,500 
3855 Greenway Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1396 SqFt
 $211,500 
327 Crossfield Ct Unit 74
Bed | Bath | 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

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Louisiana
County:
Metro Area: Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Shreveport, Bossier City, 39 total
Zip Codes: 71111, 71106, 71107, 71112, 71118, 71105, 71109, 71055, 71108, 71037, 49 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area's cost of living is 20.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
The Shreveport metro area voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area's population is 443,974 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area is $107,803. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area public schools spend $11,565 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area. More Education


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Housing Market in Shreveport-Bossier City

It's a good time to buy in Shreveport-Bossier City. Home Appreciation is up 1.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Shreveport-Bossier City Real Estate

The median home price in Shreveport-Bossier City is $107,803. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Shreveport-Bossier City   1 Reviews
Bad Economy, High Crime, Poor Schools - 12/21/2017
I lived in Shreveport in the early 1980s and return once or twice every year for visits with family and friends. I've also researched Shreveport and a lot of other... Read More

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MAPS OF SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CITY METRO AREA, LOUISIANA
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ZIP CODES IN SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CITY METRO AREA, LOUISIANA
71111, 71106, 71107, 71112, 71118, 71105, 71109, 71055, 71108, 71037, 49 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN SHREVEPORT
$64,900
Greentree Ln
Bed | Bath

$159,500
3855 Greenway Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$211,500
327 Crossfield Ct Unit 74
Bed | Bath

$370,000
9376 Stonebriar Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$185,000
2030 Horton Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$95,000
W Pointe Loop Unit 344
Bed | Bath

$400
2010 W Algonquin Trl Apt 11
Bed 1 | Bath 1

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