Community Platform

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Source: 2005-2009 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates (average of period)
Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) are defined using the circa 2000 boundaries.
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Basics (2005-2009 average)
1. Name Shreveport-Bossier City, LA MSA
2. State
3. Population 392,302
4. Avg. household income 45,044
5. Median household income 32,558
Population Segments: By Age, Race and Ethnicity (2005-2009 average)
6. Number of children under 5 27,357
7. Number of children ages 5-17 78,417
8. Number of adults, 18-64 234,935
9. Number of elderly 51,593
10. Number of black non-Hispanics 145,873
11. Number of Hispanics 6,912
12. Number of Asians 3,285
13. Number of Native Americans (non-Hispanic) 1,545
Community Needs: Unemployment, Poverty, Education & Disability (2005-2009 average)
14. Unemployment rate 8.22
15. Number in poverty 73,345
16. % in poverty 18.70
17. Number of children in poverty 29,066
18. % of children in poverty 27.48
19. Number of elderly in poverty 7,462
20. % without high school diploma (over 25 years old) 21.14
21. % with disability, ages 5-15 6.41
22. % with disability, ages 16-64 21.37
23. % with disability, ages 65 & over 45.86
Community Resources: Households and Organizations
Households (2005-2009 average)
24. Number with college (over 25 years old) 19
25. % of households with income of $100,000 or more -
Household Giving (2006)
26. Number of households 82,373,021
27. Number of households itemizing deductions 26,500,350
28. % of households itemizing 32.17
29. Percentage reporting contributions 83.15
30. Total AGI ($ thousands) 4,193,140,943
31. Total contributions ($ thousands) 89,101,447
32. Contributions as a % of AGI 2.12
Nonprofit Public Charity Activities (2014)
33. Number of organizations filing annually 32,261
34. Private contributions & government grants 12,197,424,625
35. Total revenue 46,292,210,020
36. Total expenses 43,726,792,329
37. Total assets 77,009,578,549
Nonprofit Public Charity Activities per Capita (2014)
38. Number of organizations (per 10,000 persons) 822.35
39. Private contributions & government grants ($ per capita) 31,092
40. Total revenue ($ per capita) 118,001
41. Total expenses ($ per capita) 111,462
42. Total assets ($ per capita) 196,302