WIC Offices in Shreveport, Louisiana

There are 3 WIC Offices in Shreveport, Louisiana, serving a population of 196,217 people in an area of 108 square miles. There is 1 WIC Office per 65,405 people, and 1 WIC Office per 35 square miles.

In Louisiana, Shreveport is ranked 70th of 632 cities in WIC Offices per capita, and 72nd of 632 cities in WIC Offices per square mile.

List of Shreveport WIC Offices

Find Shreveport, Louisiana WIC Offices.


About Shreveport WIC Offices

Shreveport WIC Offices are branch locations of the agency that provides access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional programs offered through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service agency in Shreveport, LA. The WIC program promotes the health of Shreveport low-income women, infants, and children by providing food, nutrition education, and referrals to health care.

You may contact the WIC Office for questions about:
  • Shreveport WIC program
  • WIC program eligibility
  • WIC program application and enrollment
  • WIC participants in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Shreveport Department of Health

Shreveport Children & Family Household Statistics

Find Shreveport Demographics of Children Living in Households, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households, Relationship of Children to Householder, and Income of Family Households with Children. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Shreveport Demographics of Children Living in Households
 ShreveportLouisiana
Children Living in Households47,3041,105,881
Children Under Age 6 Living in Households34.4%33.4%
Children Age 6 to 11 Living in Households32.5%33.7%
Children Age 12 to 17 Living in Households33.1%32.9%
Children With Disabilities4.6%5.4%
Shreveport Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 ShreveportLouisiana
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units43.1%59.5%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units56.9%40.5%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households19,928621,962
Children Living With Male Householder4,46990,081
Children Living With Female Householder22,452385,466
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present7.5%8.2%
Shreveport Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households
 ShreveportLouisiana
Children With Disabilities Living With Male Householder3.4%5.0%
Children With Disabilities Living With Female Householder6.2%6.9%
Shreveport Relationship of Children to Householder
 ShreveportLouisiana
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)83.7%85.8%
Grandchild11.7%10.4%
Other Relatives2.8%2.2%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.8%1.6%
Shreveport Income of Family Households with Children
 ShreveportLouisiana
Median Income of Households with Children$40,038$58,444
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance44.6%33.3%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line38.5%27.4%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line61.5%72.6%