Bossier City, Louisiana Population 2018

Bossier City, Louisiana's estimated population is 68,554 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Bossier City, Louisiana is the 6th largest city in Louisiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1591.52 people/mi² (614.49 people/km²), with a household density of 254.54 people/km² (659.25 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 33 years, 30.9 years for males, and 35 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 28,397 households in the city, with an average size of 2.54 people per household. The vacancy rate was 10.7%, with a median rent of $887/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $156,100.

The median income for households in Bossier City, Louisiana is $47,289, while the mean household income is $62,480. The per capita income is $25,120, and 15.1% of families and 18% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 25.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 10.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201768,5544830.71%
201668,071340.05%
201568,0371,1271.68%
201466,9109251.40%
201365,9857441.14%
201265,2411,8932.99%
201163,3481,3672.21%
201061,9815,5209.78%
200056,4613,7407.09%
199052,7211,9043.75%
198050,8179,22222.17%
197041,5958,81926.91%
196032,77617,306111.87%
195015,4709,684167.37%
19405,7861,78344.54%
19304,0030.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,097
Black or African American17,897
Two or More Races2,183
Asian1,322
Some Other Race978
American Indian and Alaska Native503
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander172

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Bossier City La Population Pyramid 2018

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Bossier City La Median Age

33


Total

30.9


Male

35


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 51,141 adults in Bossier City La.

Bossier City La Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bossier City La Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.2
Houses Without Mortgage
4,108
Houses With Mortgage
9,477
Vacancy Rate
10.7
Median Rent
887
Median Home Value
156,100
Renter-Occupied Units
11,772
Owner-Occupied Units
13,585
Total Housing Units
28,397

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Bossier City La for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.3% and the labor force participation rate is 66.1%.

Bossier City La Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.54
Average Family Size
3.22
Total Households
25357
Married Couple Households
10652
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1098
Female Householder (no husband) Families
4292
Non Family Households
9315
Total Families
16042
Households With Own Children
7437
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4

Bossier City La Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,134
$10,000 to $14,999
1,237
$15,000 to $24,999
2,811
$25,000 to $34,999
3,014
$35,000 to $49,999
4,109
$50,000 to $74,999
4,660
$75,000 to $99,999
3,061
$100,000 to $149,999
2,857
$150,000 to $199,999
781
Over $200,000
693

Bossier City La Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Bossier City La

Louisiana

$47,289

$45,652

$62,480

$65,229

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Bossier City La Education Data

Bossier City La Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,6093.78%
9th to 12th Grade
3,4408.09%
High School Graduate
11,74127.61%
Some College
11,18026.29%
Associates Degree
3,7518.82%
Bachelors Degree
7,03816.55%
Graduate Degree
3,7658.85%