Baton Rouge, LA has a population of 228,694 people with a median age of 31.3 and a median household income of $39,969. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Baton Rouge, LA declined from 229,186 to 228,694, a 0.21% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,876 to $39,969, a 0.23% increase.
The population of Baton Rouge, LA is 54.9% Black, 36.6% White, and 3.59% Asian. 8.21% of the people in Baton Rouge, LA speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Baton Rouge, LA are Baton Rouge Community College, with 1,303 graduates, Capital Area Technical College, with 999 graduates, and Southern University and A & M College, with 959 graduates.
The median property value in Baton Rouge, LA is $158,400, and the homeownership rate is 49.5%. Most people in Baton Rouge, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Baton Rouge, LA is 2 cars per household.
Baton Rouge, LA is a census place located in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA. It borders Brownfields, LA; Gardere, LA; Inniswold, LA; Merrydale, LA; Monticello, LA; Port Allen, LA; Shenandoah, LA; Westminster, LA& 3 more.