Best Places to Live in Gilliam, Louisiana

Mid-sized city - Northwest corner of Louisiana near Texas border
Pros
-Cost of living
-Downtown renewal
-Healthcare
Cons
-Economy
-Crime rates
-Heat and humidity

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What Bert Has To Say About Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area

Shreveport is a commercial and cultural center for northwest Louisiana, northeast Texas, and southern Arkansas. In the early 20th century, the area experienced a major oil boom which then declined through the century. Recently a new riverfront entertainment district with nightlife and casinos and a new convention center have revitalized downtown Shreveport.


QUICK FACTS

City: Gilliam
Zip Codes: 71029
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gilliam is 7.70% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Gilliam jobs have decreased by 0.24%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gilliam's cost of living is 13.80% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Gilliam's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Gilliam's population is 161 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -20.30%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gilliam is $118,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 18.20%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Gilliam public schools spend $11,787 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Gilliam. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Gilliam

It's a good time to buy in Gilliam. Home Appreciation is up 2.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Gilliam Real Estate.

The median home price in Gilliam is $118,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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ZIP CODES IN GILLIAM, LOUISIANA
71029