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East Baton Rouge Neighborhood Guide Baton Rouge, LA


East Baton Rouge, located in the heart of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is known for its diverse community and vibrant lifestyle. This neighborhood boasts numerous restaurants, shopping centers, and entertainment venues. It's conveniently situated near major highways such as Interstate 110 and Interstate 12, providing easy access to surrounding areas. Its proximity to Louisiana State University and the Mississippi River makes it an exciting place to live or visit.

What You Will Love about East Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

  • The neighborhood's rich cultural and racial diversity that brings a variety of festivals and events to the area.
  • The convenience of numerous shopping centers and restaurants within walking distance.
  • The easy accessibility to major highways, making travel to surrounding areas a breeze.
  • The close proximity to Louisiana State University, giving the area a youthful and energetic vibe.

What’s Nearby

East Baton Rouge is just a stone's throw from downtown Baton Rouge, known for its bustling nightlife and vibrant art scene. Additionally, the neighborhood is close to popular points of interest like the USS Kidd Museum and the Baton Rouge Zoo. It's also nestled near the Mississippi River, allowing for beautiful water views and outdoor activities.


Life in East Baton Rouge is characterized by a mix of urban sophistication and southern charm. The neighborhood offers a vibrant nightlife with numerous bars, clubs, and live music venues, while also providing peaceful parks and riverside paths for those who enjoy a more serene lifestyle. The presence of Louisiana State University brings a youthful energy to the area, enhancing the community spirit.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 186 restaurants, 33 grocery stores, and 31 parks within a mile of the East Baton Rouge neighborhood.

    Latinos Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    11435 Florida Blvd

    Jasmin Food Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1710 N Sherwood Forest Dr

    Saigon Hong Kong Seafood Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fish Market, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1295 N Sherwood Forest Dr

    Asian Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    11244 Florida Blvd

    Friendly Food Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    12617 Florida Blvd

    Le's Oriental Market Specialist

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    1134 Marque Ann Dr

East Baton Rouge Apartments and Rentals

185 Rental properties in East Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge, LA.

  • Savoy Plaza property


    Savoy Plaza

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    500–2050 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • City Heights on Coursey property


    City Heights on Coursey

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    635–1267 Sqft

    9 Units Available

  • The Regent Apartment Homes property


    The Regent Apartment Homes

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    738–1212 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • Ole London Towne property


    Ole London Towne

    1–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    750–1800 Sqft

  • Hampton Court property


    Hampton Court

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    750–1328 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • Chateaux Dijon Apartments property


    Chateaux Dijon Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    680–1600 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

Cost of Living

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East Baton Rouge Demographics

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East Baton Rouge Reviews

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  • Area Has Litter


    Say 13 of 14 renters

  • Pet Friendly


    Say 11 of 14 renters

  • Noise Late At Night


    Say 10 of 14 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family


    Say 10 of 14 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings


    Say 9 of 14 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores


    Say 9 of 14 renters

East Baton Rouge Transportation

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Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

Bike Score®

Baton Rouge Commuter Service


8431 Greenmoss Dr

JPS Transportation and Shuttle


9542 Brookline Ave

Source: foursquare.com

East Baton Rouge Schools

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