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Shreveport, Louisiana
City
City of Shreveport
From top, left to right: Downtown, the Lewis House, Caddo Parish Courthouse, Long-Allen Bridge, Gardens of the American Rose Center monument, Shreveport Riverfront Fountain
From top, left to right: Downtown, the Lewis House, Caddo Parish Courthouse, Long-Allen Bridge, Gardens of the American Rose Center monument, Shreveport Riverfront Fountain
Flag of Shreveport, Louisiana
Flag
Official seal of Shreveport, Louisiana
Seal
Coat of arms of Shreveport, Louisiana
Coat of arms
Location within Caddo Parish
Location within Caddo Parish
Shreveport, Louisiana is located in Louisiana
Shreveport, Louisiana
Shreveport, Louisiana
Location in the United States of America
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Shreveport, Louisiana is located in the United States
Shreveport, Louisiana
Shreveport, Louisiana
Shreveport, Louisiana (the United States)
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Coordinates: 32°30′53″N 93°44′50″W / 32.51472°N 93.74722°W / 32.51472; -93.74722Coordinates: 32°30′53″N 93°44′50″W / 32.51472°N 93.74722°W / 32.51472; -93.74722
Country  United States
State  Louisiana
Parishes Caddo, Bossier
Founded 1836
Incorporated March 20, 1839
Named for Captain Henry Miller Shreve
Government
 • Mayor Adrian Perkins (D)
 • City Council
Members list
  • Chair: James Flurry (R)
  • Dist A: Willie Bradford (D)
  • Dist B: LeVette Fuller (D)
  • Dist C: John Nickelson (R)
  • Dist D: Grayson Boucher (R)
  • Dist E: James Flurry (R)
  • Dist F: James E. Green (D)
  • Dist G: Jerry Bowman (D)
Area
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 • City 122.35 sq mi (316.88 km2)
 • Land 107.14 sq mi (277.48 km2)
 • Water 15.21 sq mi (39.40 km2)
 • Metro
2,698 sq mi (6,987.8 km2)
Elevation
154 to 253 ft (46 to 77.1 m)
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • City 199,311
 • Estimate 
(2018)
188,987
 • Rank 3rd in Louisiana
126th in United States
 • Density 1,819.35/sq mi (702.45/km2)
 • Urban
298,317 (US: 126th)
 • Metro
443,708 (US: 119th)
Demonym(s) Shreveporter[3]
Time zone UTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 318
FIPS code 22-70000
Primary airport Shreveport Regional Airport
Interstates I-20.svg I-49.svg I-220.svg
Website shreveportla.gov