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Although it's the sister city to nearby Shreveport, Bossier City has made a name of its own. The sprawling northwest Louisiana city has been a leader in the oil industry for more than a century, making homes for rent in Bossier City in the center of thriving industry and commerce. Located along the Red River just across the way from Shreveport, Bossier City is home to a wide range of attractions, ensuring that there's something within city limits for every resident.

Interesting Facts About Bossier City

  • The city was known as Bennett's Bluff during the 1830s due to the large plantation owned by William Bennett and his money-printing business, the Cane & Bennett Trading Post.
  • In 1908, crude oil was discovered in the area, causing Bossier City to garner national attention. The discovery led several major oil companies to settle in the city. 
  • Country singers David Allan Coe and Johnny Rodriguez have both written songs about Bossier City. 

Helpful Bossier City Resources for New Renters

  • The Bossier City official website provides information on the municipality's government and various departments.
  • Interested individuals can discover the city's cultural attractions, vibrant nightlife and eclectic restaurant and bar scene at the website for the Shreveport - Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau. 
  • All local news can be found at the online edition of the Bossier Press-Tribune. 

Things to Do in Bossier City

Many of Bossier City's leisure activities take place along the Red River, where residents can take a stroll through several resort casinos, shopping centers and a Louisiana Boardwalk, which offers a slew of restaurants and entertainment venues. Nature lovers may also enjoy some of Bossier City's outdoor recreational activities, including barbecue cookouts or fishing at Cypress Lake, or taking a boat cruise along Red River. The city also has several luxury golf courses and plenty of park space. 

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The Summit of Shreveport

The Summit of Shreveport

Shreveport, LA 71105 (4.58 miles)

Price: $949-$1,205

(318) 550-3159

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Spring Lake Point

Spring Lake Point

Shreveport, LA 71106 (6.64 miles)

Price: $755-$980

(318) 775-0242

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Willows at Wright Island

The Willows at Wright Island

Shreveport, LA 71104 (2.08 miles)

Price: Please Call

(318) 524-7481

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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BEAUTIFUL FAMILY HOME IN BEST SCHOOL DISTRICT

BEAUTIFUL FAMILY HOME IN BEST SCHOOL DISTRICT

Shreveport, LA 71105 (3.27 miles) (#820179)

Price: $1,600

(866) 937-7320

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Nantucket Harbor

Nantucket Harbor

Shreveport, LA 71109 (5.52 miles)

Price: $672-$1,000

(318) 524-7436

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Sommerset Apartments

Sommerset Apartments

Shreveport, LA 71105 (6.24 miles)

Price: $720-$1,110

(318) 550-3152

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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River Walk

River Walk

Shreveport, LA 71105 (4.45 miles)

Price: $775-$1,364

(318) 219-5615

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Village at Westlake Apartment Homes

Village at Westlake Apartment Homes

Shreveport, LA 71129 (8.15 miles)

Price: $823-$1,153

(318) 219-5613

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Champion Lake

Champion Lake

Shreveport, LA 71105 (3.55 miles)

Price: $625-$1,151

(318) 550-3153

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Woodlawn Terrace Apartments - LA

Woodlawn Terrace Apartments - LA

Shreveport, LA 71106 (5.46 miles)

Price: $585

(888) 845-7236

Beds: 2, Baths: 1

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Millicent Crossing Apartments

Millicent Crossing Apartments

Shreveport, LA 71115 (6.45 miles)

Price: $675-$1,030

(318) 524-7448

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Pier Landing

The Pier Landing

Shreveport, LA 71105 (2.88 miles)

Price: $635-$1,175

(855) 818-8945

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Seasons Apartments

Seasons Apartments

Shreveport, LA 71118 (9.10 miles)

Price: From $550

(318) 775-3886

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

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The Towers at Cross Lake

The Towers at Cross Lake

Shreveport, LA 71119 (5.94 miles)

Price: $715-$7,845

(318) 550-3149

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Willow Trace

Willow Trace

Shreveport, LA 71129 (9.68 miles)

Price: $515-$755

(318) 219-5388

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Kingston Village

Kingston Village

Shreveport, LA 71118 (8.25 miles)

Price: $585-$933

(318) 550-3160

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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