Shreveport – Bossier City metropolitan area

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Map of Louisiana highlighting the Shreveport metropolitan area.
Downtown Shreveport and Bossier City.

The Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Statistical Area is a metropolitan area in northwestern Louisiana that covers four parishes – Caddo, Bossier, Webster, and De Soto. As of the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 439,000(though a July 1, 2012 estimate placed the population at 447,000).[1]

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Places with more than 50,000 people[edit]

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Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 557,201 people, 189,000 households, and 139,000 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was

The median income for a household in the MSA was $32,974, and the median income for a family was $39,203. Males had a median income of $35,583 versus $31,848 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $16,521.

National Guard[edit]

Shreveport is the home of the 2-108th Cavalry Squadron which is part of the 256th Infantry Brigade.

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