Valley Park, Baton Rouge, LA

Valley Park Neighborhood Guide Baton Rouge, LA

About

Valley Park is a neighborhood in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, located between the prominent Baton Rouge Community College and the LSU Golf Course. The neighborhood is reachable via Nicholson Drive and is crisscrossed by the busy Valley Street. This peaceful community is a charming mix of residential homes nestled among mature trees and green spaces. It is a short drive from downtown Baton Rouge, allowing residents to enjoy a peaceful suburban lifestyle while still remaining close to city amenities.

What You Will Love About Valley Park, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

  • The neighborhood has a quiet, suburban feel, perfect for those looking for a peaceful place to live.
  • While it provides an escape from busier areas, it still allows convenient access to Baton Rouge's downtown and many amenities.
  • Valley Park is close to both Baton Rouge Community College and LSU Golf Course, a plus for students and golf enthusiasts.

What’s Nearby

Valley Park is ideally situated near Baton Rouge Community College and the LSU Golf Course, making it an ideal place for students, faculty, and golf lovers. The neighborhood is also a short drive from downtown Baton Rouge, offering a plethora of restaurants, shopping, and cultural attractions. The neighborhood is also close to the Mississippi River, enhancing its appeal for those who enjoy outdoor activities.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Valley Park is a blend of suburban tranquility and city convenience. The neighborhood is perfect for those who desire the quiet of a suburban neighborhood but still want easy access to the cultural and recreational amenities of Baton Rouge. The proximity to educational institutes and golfing facilities also adds to its appeal.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 70 restaurants, 9 grocery stores, and 5 parks within a mile of the Valley Park neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Albertsons

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    2950 College Dr

  • SHOPPING
    Walmart

    Retail, Big Box Store, Discount Store

    0.2 miles

    3132 College Dr

  • GROCERY
    Walmart Grocery Pickup & Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    3132 College Dr

  • GROCERY
    Owen's Deli

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    2444 Balis Dr

  • GROCERY
    Trader Joe's

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    3535 Perkins Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Skyhawk Security

    Business and Professional Services, Computer Repair Service, Home Improvement Service, Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning Contractor, Security and Safety, Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    0.6 miles

    4815 Jamestown Ave

Valley Park Apartments and Rentals

74 Rental properties in Valley Park, Baton Rouge, LA.

  • The Everly at Rouzan property

    $1,450+

    The Everly at Rouzan

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    600–1404 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Bienville Towers property

    $880+

    Bienville Towers

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    740–1156 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • Fairway View property

    $730+

    Fairway View

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    573–1335 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • Parc at Mid City property

    $945+

    Parc at Mid City

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    620–1270 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge - Citiplace property

    $1,259

    Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge - Citiplace

    Studio • 1 Bath

    300 Sqft

    Contact for Availability

  • The Patrician property

    $920+

    The Patrician

    1–4 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    700–2500 Sqft

    2 Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
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%

Valley Park Demographics

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Valley Park Reviews

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  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

Valley Park Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

59/100
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.

Bikeable

55/100
Bike Score®

Valley Park Schools

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