Plentiful in history, culture, music, and food, Louisiana’s capital city offers a unique mix of work and play. Situated on the Mississippi River, Baton Rouge represents the best of Louisiana's vibrant culture. The state capital, Baton Rouge is a thriving city that is home to both LSU and Southern University and numerous businesses and industrial facilities. Known for its great people, unique food and lively music it’s rapidly moving forward, becoming America's next great city.
Baton Rouge's average apartment rental rate in the city is approximately $785.00. The average 1 bedroom apartment rents for about $570.00 and the average 2 bedroom rents for approximately $825.00. The Average listing price for homes for sale is around $280,000. Popular neighborhoods in the Baton Rouge area include Brightside, the Garden District and Highland Creek.