Baton Rouge, LA 70818 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70818: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baton Rouge, LA 70818

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 264
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,776
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 274
  • Parish: East Baton Rouge Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.545, Longitude -91.05
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Baton Rouge, LA 70818 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,097
Daytime Population: Workers 3,972
Daytime Population: Residents 5,279
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,251
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 10,074
Population in Familes 8,719
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density2 605
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $64,348
Average Household Income $81,417
Per Capita Income $31,280


Total Housing Units 3,994 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,003 (75.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 866 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 125 ( 3.1%)
Median Home Value $195,495
Average Home Value $231,793


Total Households 3,869
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 2,916
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.62% 0.63%
Households 0.63% 0.62%
Families 0.4% 0.47%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   2.15%

Baton Rouge, LA 70818 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70818 to the other 499 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 161 68th
Population Density # 98 81st
Diversity Index # 367 27th
Median Household Income # 35 93rd
Per Capita Income # 49 90th

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