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Bossier City Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
67,935
Unemployment Rate
3.4%
Poverty Rate
17.5%
Non-Citizens
1.7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 20 responses
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  • Friendly
    45%
  • Defensive
    20%
  • Conservative
    10%
  • Some friendly, some defensive.
    10%
  • Family oriented
    5%
  • Nosy
    5%
  • Scared of anything that is not white.
    5%

Bossier City Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    60%
  • African American
    27%
  • Hispanic
    9%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Asian
    2%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    50%
  • Male
    50%
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    14%

Income

Median Household Income
$50,652
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    22%
  • $25-$44k
    22%
  • $45-$74k
    24%
  • $75-$149k
    25%
  • $150k+
    6%
Median Individual Income
$27,185
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    27%
  • $15-$34k
    33%
  • $35-$64k
    25%
  • $65k+
    16%

Community

Poll
48%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.21 responses
Poll
55%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.22 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 15 responses
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  • Research different areas for safe places
    40%
  • Don't be late on the water bill - ever!
    13%
  • Don't do it.
    13%
  • Amazon Prime is a wonderful thing.
    7%
  • Do it if your willing to adapt
    7%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    7%
  • It's a small town, everyone knows everyone
    7%
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