In 2018, Caddo Parish, LA had a population of 248k people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $40,866. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Caddo Parish, LA declined from 251,069 to 248,361, a -1.08% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,391 to $40,866, a 1.18% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Caddo Parish, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (48.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (45.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.55%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.24%), and White (Hispanic) (1.21%). 0% of the households in Caddo Parish, LA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.7% of the residents in Caddo Parish, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Caddo Parish, LA are Louisiana State University-Shreveport (2,143 degrees awarded in 2019), Southern University at Shreveport (303 degrees), and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport (258 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Caddo Parish, LA was $144,400, and the homeownership rate was 59.3%. Most people in Caddo Parish, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Caddo Parish, LA was 2 cars per household.