Baton Rouge, LA
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Baton Rouge Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Baton Rouge Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
228,590

Age

PEOPLE OF Louisiana DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.46
5 To 17 14.68
18 To 24 18.88
25 To 34 15.49
35 To 54 21.27
55 To 64 10.94
65 Years And Over 12.28

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 12.1
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 86.7
COLLEGE GRADUATES 32.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Baton Rouge 24158 22299.049049811347 #EE2025
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Baton Rouge 39876 19817.235700840523 #EE2025
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
25.6%

Employment Industries in Baton Rouge

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Education 13.6
Healthcare 13.0
Retail 12.0
Accommodation 10.5
Construction 7.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.1
Manufacturing 5.7
Other 5.5
Public Service 5.1
Administration 3.9
Finance 3.5
Transportation 3.3
Arts 2.3

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 36.4
Black Or African American 55.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 3.5
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 1.6
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 3.2

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
French 7.6
English 5.9
German 5.9
Irish 5.6
Italian 3.3
Scottish 1.1
African 1.0
Scots-Irish 1.0
French Canadian 0.7
Acadian/Cajun 0.6
Dutch 0.5
Polish 0.5
European 0.5
British 0.3
Norwegian 0.3
Swedish 0.3
Welsh 0.2
Lebanese 0.2
Haitian 0.2
Other Arab 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 91.8
Spanish 2.7
Vietnamese 1.4
Chinese 0.9
French 0.8
Arabic 0.3
Other Asian languages 0.3
Tagalog 0.2
Portuguese 0.2
Hindi 0.2
Indic languages 0.2
African languages 0.2
Persian 0.1
German 0.1
French Creole 0.1
Urdu 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Korean 0.1
Serbo-Croatian 0.0
Russian 0.0

Foreign Born Baton Rouge Residents:
5.4%