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South Baton Rouge
  • Neighborhood in Baton Rouge, LA

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B minus
  12. Commute
    grade B

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South Baton Rouge is a neighborhood in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with a population of 51,757. South Baton Rouge is in East Baton Rouge Parish and is one of the best places to live in Louisiana. Living in South Baton Rouge offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in South Baton Rouge and residents tend to lean liberal.

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About South Baton Rouge...
Population
51,757

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$299,422
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,263
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$89,135
National
$62,843
Families with Children
27%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

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