West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 26,660 with a growth rate of 0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana is the 37th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 23,951 and has seen a growth of 11.31% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.06%.
97.77% of West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 2.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 30.07% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 4.60% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.01%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
99.56% of West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 87.60% having been born in Louisiana. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.