Latest Data (2015)
Population 197,204
Nationwide Rank 120

Quick Facts

Shreveport, Louisiana is the 120th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Shreveport, Louisiana is a city.

Shreveport, Louisiana is currently 4.2% smaller than it was in 1980, the year of its peak recorded population.

Shreveport, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Shreveport, Louisiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
114 Aurora, Illinois 38.8%
115 Montgomery, Alabama -0.5%
116 Columbus, Georgia 7.5%
117 Amarillo, Texas 14.1%
118 Little Rock, Arkansas 7.9%
119 Akron, Ohio -8.9%
120 Shreveport, Louisiana -1.6%
121 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 1.0%
122 Grand Rapids, Michigan -1.4%
123 Mobile, Alabama -2.2%
124 Salt Lake City, Utah 5.9%
125 Huntsville, Alabama 19.0%
126 Tallahassee, Florida 24.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 197,204 120
2014 198,242 117
2013 200,327 113
2012 201,867 109
2011 201,816 107
2010 199,311 108
2009 199,244 110
2008 198,924 108
2007 198,887 105
2006 200,113 100
2005 197,939 104
2004 197,797 106
2003 197,456 102
2002 198,101 100
2001 199,277 92
2000 200,575 89
1990 198,402 79
1980 205,820 67
1970 182,064 69
1960 164,372 76
1950 127,206 81
1940 98,167 94