Baton Rouge, LA 70807 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70807: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

Acceptable Alternative
Scotlandville, LA 70807

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 401
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,991
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,266
  • Parish: East Baton Rouge Parish Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.537, Longitude -91.175
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Baton Rouge, LA 70807 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,984
Population in Households 15,368
Population in Familes 12,531
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,616
Population Density1 1,037
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 5,807
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 3,792
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,756 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,554 (37.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,253 (48.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 949 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $87,440
Average Home Value $119,558


Median Household Income $23,575
Average Household Income $34,590
Per Capita Income $13,333
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.34% -0.06%
Households -0.35% -0.05%
Families -0.64% -0.26%
Median Household Income   -0.51%
Per Capita Income   0.76%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Baton Rouge, LA 70807 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70807 to the other 501 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 101 80th
Population Density1 # 72 86th
Diversity Index2 # 486 3rd
Median Household Income # 476 5th
Per Capita Income # 480 4th

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