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Average Rent in Baton Rouge, LA

Average Rent in Baton Rouge, LA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Studio - $856+7%
1 Bed - $1,045+8%
2 Beds - $1,185+3%
Last updated 6/17/2024

Average Apartment Cost in Baton Rouge, LA

The average rent for apartments in Baton Rouge, LA, is between $856 and $1,185 in 2024. For a studio apartment in Baton Rouge, LA, the average rent is $856. When it comes to 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent in Baton Rouge, LA, is $1,045. For a 2-bedroom apartment, the average rent is $1,185.

Apartment Rent Ranges in Baton Rouge, LA

Apartment PricesProportion
6%
29%
37%
13%
15%

Neighborhood Apartment Rent Trends in Baton Rouge, LA

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Old Goodwood$962--
East Baton Rouge$912-6%
LSU$909--
Goodwood Homesites$885+8%
Broadmoor$852-9%
College Town$8150%
Jones Creek$784--
Southwest Baton Rouge$750-31%
South Campus$750-31%
North Baton Rouge$716-4%
Downtown East$7100%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$1,672-3%
Art and Entertainment Cultural District$1,670+6%
South Baton Rouge$1,388+26%
Eden Park$1,367+13%
Millerville$1,320-12%
Jefferson - Drusilla$1,230+2%
South Burbank$1,200-9%
Broadmoor$1,127-1%
Mid City$1,105+4%
O'Neal$1,060+4%
Garden District$1,0000%
LSU$990+4%
Jones Creek$969+5%
Southwest Baton Rouge$950-1%
Old Goodwood$947+15%
College Town$8990%
South Campus$862+2%
Goodwood Homesites$862-21%
East Baton Rouge$842-13%
North Baton Rouge$808--
Fairwood$800-2%
Downtown East$7750%
Sherwood Forest$7350%
Old South Baton Rouge$675-4%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$1,899+15%
Art and Entertainment Cultural District$1,620-2%
Millerville$1,582-5%
South Baton Rouge$1,450+17%
Jefferson - Drusilla$1,438-10%
Southwest Baton Rouge$1,437+24%
O'Neal$1,374+22%
South Burbank$1,347-12%
Eden Park$1,316-4%
Broadmoor$1,210-1%
Jones Creek$1,177+6%
Mid City$1,167-4%
Old Goodwood$1,113+3%
Hundred Oaks$1,100--
College Town$1,100+16%
East Baton Rouge$962+2%
North Sherwood Forest$950--
Goodwood Homesites$937+6%
Fairwood$930+2%
South Campus$900-10%
Mayfair$900-37%
Sherwood Forest$8950%
LSU$875-24%
Flower Streets$875--
North Baton Rouge$861--
Stevendale$850--
Old South Baton Rouge$799-27%
Downtown East$7540%

How Other Cities Compare to Baton Rouge, LA

City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Zachary$1,608+8%
Gonzales$1,540-8%
Addis$1,522+39%
Prairieville$1,3150%
Walker$1,235+1%
Denham Springs$1,012+3%
Ponchatoula$975+40%
Hammond$945-5%
Thibodaux$850--
New Roads$750-6%
Tickfaw$7000%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Addis$1,834+22%
Gonzales$1,672+14%
Zachary$1,631-1%
Prairieville$1,525+4%
Walker$1,445-1%
Denham Springs$1,2620%
Ponchatoula$1,195--
Hammond$1,163-3%
Thibodaux$1,100--
Brusly$1,000--
Tickfaw$750-32%
New Roads$675-3%

Baton Rouge, LA Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds
Jun 2023Jul 2023Aug 2023Sep 2023Oct 2023Nov 2023Dec 2023Jan 2024Feb 2024Mar 2024Apr 2024May 2024Jun 2024
$837$839$841$843$845$847$848$848$848$848$856$856$848
$1019$1019$1037$1041$1056$1083$1068$1052$1037$1043$1042$1048$1073
$1152$1175$1189$1220$1222$1228$1210$1199$1186$1202$1181$1185$1200
$1427$1434$1430$1435$1440$1425$1430$1445$1437$1428$1430$1420$1430

Neighborhood Information for Baton Rouge, LA

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Baton Rouge, LA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Baton Rouge are Old South Baton Rouge, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $675, Sherwood Forest, where renters pay $735 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Downtown East, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $775. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in Fairwood ($800 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or North Baton Rouge ($808 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $1,045 average for a Baton Rouge 1-bedroom apartment.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Baton Rouge, LA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Baton Rouge are Downtown, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,672, Art and Entertainment Cultural District, where renters pay $1,670 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and South Baton Rouge, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,388. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in Eden Park ($1,367 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Millerville ($1,320 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $1,045 average for a Baton Rouge 1-bedroom apartment.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Baton Rouge, LA?

The most popular neighborhoods in Baton Rouge are Old Goodwood, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $947, South Baton Rouge, where renters pay $1,388 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Mid City, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,105. If you're looking for other popular neighborhoods, check out the listings in College Town ($899 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Garden District ($1,000 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $1,045 average for a Baton Rouge 1-bedroom apartment.

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