StatisticMartin Luther KingShreveportLouisiana
Population density (sq mi)4461,853108
Median age35.035.136.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak Englishn/a96%92%
Speak Spanishn/a2%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Martin Luther King is 76% lower than Shreveport
  • The median age in Martin Luther King is equal to Shreveport
  • In Martin Luther King 4.73% of the population is White
  • In Martin Luther King 94.77% of the population is Black
  • In Martin Luther King 0.11% of the population is Asian

Compare Shreveport, LA Demographics


      Martin Luther King population breakdown by race

      RaceMartin Luther KingShreveportLouisiana
      American Indian0.14%0.31%0.57%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.03%
      Mixed race0.16%1.35%1.83%
      Other race0.10%0.91%1.09%
      In Martin Luther King, 2.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Martin Luther King age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Martin Luther King, Shreveport, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).