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Average Rent in Baton Rouge, LA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Baton Rouge Studio - $856+7%
Baton Rouge 1 Bed - $1,045+8%
Baton Rouge 2 Beds - $1,185+3%
Last updated 6/19/2024

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Demographics

Education

High School

73%

Associate's

22%

Bachelor's

4%

Master's

2%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

25%

4 people

18%

5 people

5%

6+ people

11%

Household Income

0-50k

84%

50-100k

10%

100-150k

5%

150-200k

0%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

16%

10-20

19%

20-45

32%

45-65

24%

65+

9%

Rent Trends

Average rent in Brookstown, Baton Rouge, LA

In Baton Rouge, LA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $856 to $1,185. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Brookstown, Baton Rouge, LA is $856. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,045. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,185.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+7%

Changed from $800 to $856
1 Bed

+8%

Changed from $968 to $1,045
2 Beds

+3%

Changed from $1,150 to $1,185
Last updated 6/19/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

5.7%

Compared to National Average

10%

The cost of living in Brookstown, Baton Rouge, LA is 5.7% lower than the state average and 10% lower than the national average. Brookstown, Baton Rouge, LA housing is 12.3% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 27.8% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 2.9% less in Brookstown, Baton Rouge, LA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 1.1% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Brookstown, Baton Rouge, LACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
18.8%
12.3%
Utilities
7.3%
27.8%
Food
0.7%
2.9%
Transportation
0.2%
6.1%
Healthcare
3.3%
1.1%

Compare Other Cities

City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Zachary$1,608+8%
Gonzales$1,540-8%
Addis$1,522+39%
Prairieville$1,3150%
Walker$1,235+1%
Baton Rouge$1,045+8%
Denham Springs$1,012+3%
Ponchatoula$975+40%
Hammond$945-5%
New Roads$750-6%
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--
Baton Rouge$1,185+3%
Hammond$1,163-3%
Brusly$1,000--
New Roads$675-3%

Compare Neighborhoods

Old South Baton Rouge

$675

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Sherwood Forest

$735

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Fairwood

$800

1 Bed Avg. Rent

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

For renters in Baton Rouge seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Old South Baton Rouge, Sherwood Forest, and Fairwood, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $675, $735, and $800 respectively. Additional areas offering value are North Baton Rouge and East Baton Rouge, where the rents are $808 and $842, a favorable comparison to Baton Rouge's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,045.

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

In Baton Rouge, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Downtown, South Baton Rouge, and Eden Park. A 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown averages at $1,672, in South Baton Rouge it averages $1,388, and in Eden Park, the average is $1,367. For additional high-end living options, Millerville offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,320, and Jefferson - Drusilla at $1,230. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,045 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Baton Rouge, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

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

In Baton Rouge, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include South Baton Rouge, College Town, and Old Goodwood. In South Baton Rouge, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,388. College Town sees average rents of $899 for a 1-bedroom unit. Old Goodwood offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $947. For those seeking other popular areas, Mid City presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,105, and LSU at $990. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,045 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Baton Rouge, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Old Goodwood$962--
East Baton Rouge$912-6%
LSU$909--
Broadmoor$852-9%
College Town$8150%
Jones Creek$784--
Southwest Baton Rouge$750-31%
South Campus$750-31%
North Baton Rouge$716-4%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$1,672-3%
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%
East Baton Rouge$842-13%
North Baton Rouge$808--
Fairwood$800-2%
Sherwood Forest$7350%
Old South Baton Rouge$675-4%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$1,899+15%
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--
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%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

21%

15-30 Mins

44%

30-40 Mins

17%

40-60 Mins

13%

60+ Mins

6%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 5454

Walk Score®

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 1 of 2 renters

Percentage: 4747

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 1 of 2 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Brookstown Baton Rouge serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 55% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 60% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Brookstown Baton Rouge.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. An average number of coffee shops
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Brookstown Baton Rouge is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 31% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 7% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Brookstown Baton Rouge.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Brookstown Baton Rouge is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 20% more daycares than average
  3. 13% fewer daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Brookstown Baton Rouge.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Brookstown Baton Rouge could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? Brookstown Baton Rouge has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Brookstown Baton Rouge is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Brookstown Baton Rouge's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. An average number of medical facilities
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 40% more gas stations than average
  3. 27% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Brookstown Baton Rouge

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Find Houses in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Baton Rouge, LA 3.4 miles$1,045$1,185
Denham Springs, LA 10.8 miles$1,012$1,262
Zachary, LA 10.4 miles$1,608$1,631
Baker, LA 6.5 miles------
Central, LA 7.1 miles------
Gonzales, LA 22.2 miles$1,540$1,672
Port Allen, LA 5.4 miles------
Prairieville, LA 16.7 miles$1,315$1,525
Walker, LA 16.5 miles$1,235$1,445
Plaquemine, LA 15.6 miles------

Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
North Baton Rouge 1.5 miles$808$861