Bossier City, along with sister city, Shreveport, is the cultural and economic core of the “Ark-La-Tex”, an area encapsulating Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas. Both cities have a thriving business sector ranking “#7 Best Cities for Jobs” by Forbes, and “#3 High Tech Job Wage Growth” by TechAmerica.

Our region offers its residents an innovative and progressive community with big city amenities and small city charm. The Sportsman’s Paradise, visual and performing arts, and culturally-infused food are just a few of the reasons Bossier Parish was ranked “#19 Best Place to Raise a Family in the Nation” by Forbes.

Other accolades include:

  • Shreveport ranked in Top Ten of Millennial Friendly Cities (Bloomberg Business, 2015)
  • Bossier City ranked 22nd among Best Cities for Young Families in Louisiana (NerdWallet, 2015)
  • Bossier City ranked as 7th out of 15 in small cities as “Best Cities to Find a Job” (Money Magazine, 2014)

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