Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Caddo Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 246,581 with a growth rate of -2.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Caddo Parish, Louisiana is the 5th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017246,581-6,544-2.59%
2016253,1253,9801.60%
2016249,145-2,432-0.97%
2015251,577-1,212-0.48%
2014252,789-2,466-0.97%
2013255,255-2,109-0.82%
2012257,3643670.14%
2011256,9971,3400.52%
2010255,6577,4042.98%
1990248,253-4,105-1.63%
1980252,35822,1749.63%
1970230,1846,3252.83%
1960223,85947,31226.80%
1950176,54726,34417.54%
1940150,20325,53320.48%
1930124,67041,40549.73%
192083,26525,06543.07%
191058,20013,70130.79%
190044,49912,94441.02%
189031,5555,25920.00%
188026,2964,58221.10%
187021,7149,57478.86%
186012,1403,25636.65%
18508,8843,60268.19%
18405,2820.00%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American123,126
White119,554
Two or More Races4,081
Asian3,053
Some Other Race2,351
American Indian and Alaska Native879
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander81

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

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Median Age

36.8


Total

35


Male

38.6


Female

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 191,362 adults, (37,463 of which are seniors) in Caddo Parish, Louisiana.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

132,813

52.47%

Male

120,312

47.53%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All60.3%39.7%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Male51.1%48.9%
Female39.6%60.4%

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All97,4972.5460.3
Non Family36,5891.1751.3
Married36,3883.1781.7
Female19,6163.6739.6
Male4,9043.6751.1

3.28

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Households

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Education

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,6613.97%
9th to 12th Grade16,6919.95%
High School Graduate55,08332.82%
Some College39,30823.42%
Associates Degree10,1426.04%
Bachelors Degree25,06514.93%
Graduate Degree14,8808.87%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White85,55378,38827,049
Black74,81660,17010,627
Hispanic3,8462,815763
Asian2,1191,7321,115
Multiple Races1,5071,376432
Other Race1,30777882
Native American68454594
Islander76586

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.63%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 52.62%.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,748$40,838$26,133
Less Than High School$17,576$23,016$14,015
High School Grad$25,099$32,062$18,872
Some College$30,315$40,333$24,865
Bachelors Degree$45,955$55,785$40,891
Graduate Degree$58,902$77,509$48,319

$31,748

Average Earnings

$40,838

Average Male

$26,133

Average Female

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language

96.31% of Caddo Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 3.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.58% of the population.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black120,48240,16633.34%
White114,34812,61511.03%
Hispanic6,7291,64724.48%
Other2,33390438.75%
Multiple4,02360214.96%
Asian2,99742414.15%
Native87235240.37%
Islander812328.40%

22.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.34%

Male Poverty Rate

24.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 40.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana is White, with 11.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.83%.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.99%
High School21.22%
Some College15.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.11%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.16%
Male Unemployed33.89%
Female Employed13.62%
Male Employed7.55%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Income

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,815$62,448
Families$53,012$75,711
Married Families$76,554$97,944
Non Families$26,182$38,081

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.9%

Male Marriage Rate

36.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

18,217

Number of Veterans

16,304

Male Veterans

1,913

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,549
First Gulf War4,036
Second Gulf War3,220
Korea1,494
World War II811

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 544,947
55 to 644,219
65 to 743,889
75+3,373
18 to 341,789

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,75611.18%
Black7,0157.97%
Hispanic3126.91%
2 or More22111.79%
Indian17521.79%
Asian190.82%
Other161.05%
Hawaiian1519.74%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

10.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Caddo Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Shreveport 200410194920-5490-2.74%
Vivian36733585-88-2.40%
Greenwood32193157-62-1.93%
Blanchard290031442448.41%
Oil City1008986-22-2.18%
Mooringsport793778-15-1.89%
Hosston316305-11-3.48%
Rodessa269262-7-2.60%
Belcher263254-9-3.42%
Ida220212-8-3.64%
Gilliam164158-6-3.66%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990