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).
Places with more than 50,000 people 
Places with 5,000 to 25,000 people 
Places with 1,000 to 5,000 people 
Places with fewer than 1,000 people 
Unincorporated places 
As of the census 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 
Shreveport is the home of the 2-108th Cavalry Squadron which is part of the 256th Infantry Brigade.
See also