baton rouge Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 4,235 3.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 37,596 31.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 32,531 27.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 26,177 22.0 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 18,670 15.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 106,334 89.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 39,220 32.9 % 32.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 228,596 - -
19 years old and under 58,635 25.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 94,188 41.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 47,335 20.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 28,438 12.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 194,356 96.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 7,073 3.5 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 744 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 46,014 52.4 % 33.5 %
Married 26,719 30.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 2,027 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 13,045 14.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 104,234 - -
Occupied Housing Units 87,286 83.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 16,948 16.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 60,657 58.2 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,026 2.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,525 2.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 7,181 6.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 6,225 6.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 11,678 11.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 11,266 10.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,676 1.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 9,251 8.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 12,554 12.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 23,853 22.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 19,370 18.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 20,588 19.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,858 4.7 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 95,463 42.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 122,019 53.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 379 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 7,007 3.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,158 1.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,224 55,775
Median Family Income 50,928 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 25,024 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 92.02 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.69 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 18.34
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com