East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Population 2022

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 434,062 with a growth rate of -0.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana is the 2nd largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 440,912 and has seen a growth of -1.55% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18205,2200.00%
18306,6981,47828.31%
18408,1381,44021.50%
185011,9773,83947.17%
186016,0464,06933.97%
187017,8161,77011.03%
188019,9662,15012.07%
189025,9225,95629.83%
190031,1535,23120.18%
191034,5803,42711.00%
192044,5139,93328.72%
193068,20823,69553.23%
194088,41520,20729.63%
1950158,23669,82178.97%
1960230,05871,82245.39%
1970285,16755,10923.95%
1980366,19181,02428.41%
1990380,10513,9143.80%
2010440,91260,80716.00%
2011441,5646520.15%
2012442,9551,3910.32%
2013444,1811,2260.28%
2014445,1199380.21%
2015445,5123930.09%
2016446,6771,1650.26%
2017444,511-2,166-0.48%
2018442,058-2,453-0.55%
2019440,059-1,999-0.45%
2020438,060-1,999-0.45%
2021436,061-1,999-0.46%
2022434,062-1,999-0.46%
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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White204,78446.21%
Black or African American202,46245.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native8910.20%
Asian14,1013.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2990.07%
Some Other Race9,1762.07%
Two or More Races11,4452.58%
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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2022

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Median Age

34.2


Total

32.8


Male

35.7


Female

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 342,383 adults, (63,024 of whom are seniors) in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana.

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

231,321

52.20%

Male

211,837

47.80%

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All60.1%39.9%
Male48.4%51.6%
Female44.1%55.9%
Non Family44%56%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All164,6412.6360.1
Married65,0423.2884.3
Male7,9963.4948.4
Female25,7494.1144.1
Non Family65,8541.3144

3.43

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8,6973.09%
9th to 12th Grade18,8056.69%
High School Graduate74,09026.34%
Some College61,14721.74%
Associates Degree15,5555.53%
Bachelors Degree61,21421.76%
Graduate Degree41,74514.84%
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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian9,1437,7035,220
2+ Races5,4375,2083,098
White136,765130,88566,867
Hispanic10,0037,2832,339
Black119,453102,16725,853
Native American69452867
Other Race5,0423,406454

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 95.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.09%.

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,088$51,566$34,414
Less Than 9th Grade$22,322$31,076$18,770
High School Graduate$31,448$40,769$24,549
Some College$35,224$46,650$30,470
Bachelors Degree$53,101$67,748$45,991
Graduate Degree$62,988$88,675$53,004

$42,088

Average Earnings

$51,566

Average Male

$34,414

Average Female

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Language

91.96% of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 8.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.51% of the population.

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Language

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic18,4465,54230.04%
Native89123025.81%
Black198,21747,81224.12%
Multiple11,0071,63114.82%
Asian13,9931,61811.56%
White191,90819,33110.07%
Other3,239NaN%

17.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.85%

Male Poverty Rate

18.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana is Hispanic, with 30.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.04%.

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.65%
High School14.11%
Some College10.78%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.35%
Male Unemployed36.44%
Female Employed12.37%
Female Unemployed46.34%

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,076$85,305
Families$77,554$106,655
Married Families$104,940$128,966
Non Families$34,622$50,855
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Income by Household Type

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

36.6%

Female Marriage Rate

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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19,388

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3,732
First Gulf War3,889
Vietnam7,339
Korea856
World War II554

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,788
35 to 544,559
55 to 642,698
65 to 745,358
75+4,985

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11,1326.55%
Black7,4075.04%
Native American9912.07%
Asian2452.11%
Other Race581.03%
2+ Races4476.45%
Hispanic2712.15%

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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9.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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65.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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76.64%

Born in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

94.50%

Native Born

5.50%

Foreign Born

3.47%

Non Citizen

2.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.50% of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 76.64% having been born in Louisiana. 3.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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