Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Caddo Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 246,034 with a growth rate of -1.15% 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
2018242,922-3,112-1.26%
2017246,034-2,851-1.15%
2016248,885-2,476-0.99%
2015251,361-1,243-0.49%
2014252,604-2,513-0.99%
2013255,117-2,131-0.83%
2012257,2482960.12%
2011256,9521,3530.53%
2010255,5997,3462.96%
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%

How Many People Live in Caddo Parish, Louisiana?

246,034

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American121,934
White117,457
Two or More Races5,091
Asian3,050
Some Other Race2,414
American Indian and Alaska Native1,048
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander75

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Median Age

37.1


Total

35.3


Male

38.8


Female

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 190,258 adults, (38,735 of whom are seniors) in Caddo Parish, Louisiana.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

131,834

52.51%

Male

119,235

47.49%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.9%19.1%
All60%40%
Non Family51.1%48.9%
Male51.1%48.9%
Female39.7%60.3%

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All97,2832.5360
Non Family37,2621.1751.1
Married36,3293.1780.9
Female18,7023.7139.7
Male4,9903.5651.1

3.29

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,3053.76%
9th to 12th Grade16,3309.74%
High School Graduate55,59933.18%
Some College39,25123.42%
Associates Degree9,9445.93%
Bachelors Degree25,38015.14%
Graduate Degree14,7818.82%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White84,55277,35126,663
Black74,88460,97611,127
Hispanic3,9563,019910
Asian2,1291,7481,051
Multiple Races2,0201,841466
Other Race1,349888149
Native American765680120
Islander70446

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,576$40,249$26,148
Less Than High School$18,769$24,599$14,330
High School Grad$24,262$30,521$19,404
Some College$30,193$36,697$24,904
Bachelors Degree$45,710$54,703$40,382
Graduate Degree$57,687$79,193$48,591

$31,576

Average Earnings

$40,249

Average Male

$26,148

Average Female

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language

96.51% of Caddo Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 3.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.53% of the population.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black119,22541,16234.52%
White112,30313,43311.96%
Hispanic6,8741,76425.66%
Other2,39287636.62%
Multiple5,03075114.93%
Asian3,04334411.30%
Native1,04133031.70%
Islander752634.67%

23.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.24%

Male Poverty Rate

25.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 36.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 11.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.65%
High School22.15%
Some College16.76%
Bachelors or Greater5.82%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.69%
Male Unemployed29.47%
Female Employed14.12%
Male Employed8.15%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Income

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,391$62,712
Families$53,523$76,910
Married Families$75,952$98,614
Non Families$25,573$37,528

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans

17,250

Number of Veterans

15,482

Male Veterans

1,768

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6,596
First Gulf War3,929
Second Gulf War3,211
Korea1,307
World War II709

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,85010.39%
Black6,8667.86%
Hispanic3888.45%
2 or More31512.05%
Indian14415.32%
Other573.75%
Asian180.77%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

12.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.76%

Born in Louisiana

97.75%

Native Born

2.25%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.75% of Caddo Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 76.76% having been born in Louisiana. 1.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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%
  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