Area Code

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

1 area code serves Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Current Time

America/Chicago Time Zone

Baton Rouge, LA Information

Baton Rouge, Louisiana is a larger city (229,493 population, 85,617 households) than the average Louisiana city (6,152 population, 2,398 households), with a higher median income of $46,282 compared to the state average of $43,534.

You can use the information below to better understand the population, household, and financial statistics for Baton Rouge if you are considering a move to the area.

County
County

East Baton Rouge Parish

Population
Population

229,493

Households
Households

85,617

Median Income
Median Income

$46,282

Type
Type

City

Latitude and Longitude
Latitude & Longitude

30.451, -91.1546

Land Area
Land Area

86.94 sq. mi.

Water Area
Water Area

2.2 sq. mi.

Baton Rouge vs. Louisiana

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