Baton Rouge

Population - Households - Marital Status - Income / Financial - Lifestyle - Employment - Education - Weather - Crime

Demographic information displayed on this page is aggregated from data for the following zip codes: 70811, 70814, 70815, 70816, 70819, 70820, 70802, 70803, 70805, 70806, 70807, 70808, 70801, 70809.

Baton Rouge Population Demographics top

Total Population 289,807
Male Population 138,935
Female Population 150,871
Percent Change Since 1990 15.0 %
Percent Change Since 2000 6.0 %
Median Age 29.14

Occupational employment in Baton Rouge top

White Collar 74.35 %
Blue Collar 25.65 %

Number of Households in Baton Rouge top

Total Households 115,541
Family Households 64,978
Non-family Households 50,567
Households With Children 33,461
Households Without Children 82,079
Average People Per Household 2.42

Baton Rouge Education Statistics top

No High School 7,836
Some High School 17,522
Some College 39,776
Associate Degree 8,365
Bachelors Degree 36,455
Graduate Degree 22,173

Marital Status in Baton Rouge top

Never Married 87,672
Married 92,227
Separated 13,395
Widowed 15,392
Divorced 24,259

Household Income and Average Income in Baton Rouge top

Median Income Under 25 $22,143
Median Income 25-34 $31,791
Median Income 35-44 $38,517
Median Income 45-54 $43,563
Median Income 55-64 $41,493
Median Income 65-74 $34,721
Median Income Over 75 $29,848

 

Average Household Income $52,292
Median Household Income $35,544
Percent Increase/Decrease in Income Since 1990 53%
Percent Increase/Decrease in Income Since 2000 17%
Average Household Net Worth $350,359
Median Home Sale Price $127,287
Sales Tax Rate 0%
Average Household Total Expenditure $44,451

Averages Weather for Baton Rouge top

Average High in January 60.20° F
Average Low in January 39.95° F
Average High in July 91.05° F
Average Low in July 72.35° F
Annual Precipitation 62.28 in.
Air Pollution Index 88.00

Baton Rouge Crime Rate and Statistics top

National Average

Below Average Above Average

100

Total Crime Risk
220
Personal Crime Risk
236
Murder Risk
383
Rape Risk
156
Robbery Risk
194
Assault Risk
270
Property Crime Risk
235
Burglary Risk
274
Larceny Risk
217
Automotive Theft Risk
200

Consumer spending in Baton Rouge top

National Average

Below Average Above Average

100

Total Household Expenditure
79
Contributions
73
Insurance
74
Clothing
79
Education
76
Entertainment
77
Food
81
Health Care
82
Household Furnishings
75
Shelter
78
Household Operations
75
Other
81
Personal Care
80
Reading
79
Tobacco
87
Transportation
79
Utilities
83
Gifts
75


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Baton Rouge is an area in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge County, Plantation Country, Louisiana with a population of 289,807. There are 138,935 male residents living in Baton Rouge and 150,871 female residents. The total number of households is 115,541 with 2.42 people per household on average. Total household expenditures in Baton Rouge are below the national average.
The median age of the current population is 29.14 with 92,227 people being married and 140,718 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 74% white collar employees and 25% blue collar employees in Baton Rouge.

Crime rate in Baton Rouge is above the national average. The most frequent crime is Murder Risk while the least frequent is Rape Risk.

Baton Rouge weather recorded temperatures oscillate between a high point in July of 91.05° F and a low point of 39.95° F in January. The air pollution index is of 88.00.