Bossier City Information

Bossier City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bossier City, LA

General Bossier City Information

State: Louisiana

County: Bossier Parish

Close cities: Benton, LA, Elm Grove, LA, Bossier City, LA, Eastwood, LA, Blanchard, LA, Alexandria, LA, Shreveport, LA, Haughton, LA, Princeton, LA, Red Chute, LA

Bossier City Population (census data)
Total 61,801 (+8.8% since 2000)
Male 30,019 (48.6%)
Female 31,782 (51.4%)

Population Density: 1,513 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.5 (US Avg is 100)

Bossier City Elevation: 170 feet above sea level

Land Area: 40.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $44,962

Zip Codes: 71112, 71113, 71111, 71171, and 71172.

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Bossier City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (69.4%)
  • Black (22.7%)
  • Hispanic (4.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.9%)
  • Irish (10.4%)
  • German (9.3%)
  • English (8.3%)
  • French (5.0%)
  • Italian (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 1,817 people (2.9%)
  • Asia (46.7%)
  • Latin America (36.7%)
  • Europe (16.7%)

Local Bossier City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: New Orleans Saints, Dallas Cowboys
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks, Houston Rockets,
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: , Centenary College, Grambling State University

Bossier City School Information

High Schools
Airline High School (2801 Airline Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Bossier High School (777 Bearkat Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Parkway High School (4301 Panther Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
Cope Middle School (4814 Shed Road, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Greenacres Middle School (2220 Airline Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Rusheon Middle School (2401 Old Minden Road, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Apollo Elementary School (2400 Viking Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Bellaire Elementary School (1310 Bellaire Boulevard, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Bossier Elementary School (322 Colquitt Street, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Central Park Elementary School (900 Central Park Boulevard, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Curtis Elementary School (5600 Barksdale Boulevard, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Meadowview Elementary School (4312 Shed Road, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Plantation Park Elementary School (2410 Plantation Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
R. V. Kerr Elementary School (1700 Airline Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Stockwell Place Elementary School (5801 Shed Road, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Sun City Elementary School (4230 Van Deeman Street, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Waller Elementary School (1130 Patricia Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71112 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Butler Educational Complex (649 Wyche Street, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Charlotte Ann Mitchell Educational Center (1518 Cox Street, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center (4815 Shed Road, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)
Northwest Developmental Center (5401 Shed Road, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Special School District # 1 District)
Red River Marine Institute, Inc. (2890 Douglas Drive, Bossier City, LA, 71111 - Bossier Parish School Board District)

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