In 2017, Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA had a population of 177k people with a median age of 32.9 and a median household income of $43,408. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA declined from 177,335 to 177,106, a -0.129% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,149 to $43,408, a 2.99% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (49.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (41.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.85%), White (Hispanic) (2.26%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.48%). 9.19% of the people in Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA speak a non-English language, and 96.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA are Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (6,799 degrees awarded in 2017), Baton Rouge Community College (2,666 degrees), and Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University (428 degrees).
The median property value in Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA is $165,800, and the homeownership rate is 50.1%. Most people in Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Baton Rouge City PUMA, LA is 2 cars per household.