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Jobs
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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Commute
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Baker, Louisiana Info Snack

Baker is a small city in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States, and a part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is the fourth-largest city in East Baton Rouge Parish. The population was 13,895 as of the 2010 census, an increase of 102 persons from the 2000 tabulation of 13,793.
Population
13,694
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
20.5%
Median Home
$126,000
Median Income
$44,509
Median Rent
$898

Rankings for Baker in Louisiana

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1

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2

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3

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Population 28,462

4

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Population 16,879

5

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Population 11,229

6

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Population 8,980

7

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Population 20,481

8

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Population 6,802

9

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Population 5,086

10

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Population 5,089

Map Of Baker, LA

Population over time in Baker

Year Population % Change
2017 13,694 -0.4%
2016 13,754 -0.3%
2015 13,800 -0.3%
2014 13,838 -0.2%
2013 13,869 0.0%
2012 13,868 0.0%
2011 13,862 0.1%
2010 13,844 -

Crime in Baker Per 100k

Crime Baker LA USA
Violent Crime 375.4 557.0 382.9
Murder 14.7 12.4 5.3
Robbery 58.9 114.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 272.4 390.3 248.9
Property Crime 2694.3 3366.8 2362.0
Burglary 375.4 731.5 430.4
Larceny 2230.6 2401.3 1694.0
Car Theft 88.3 234.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Baker

White
16.9% (2,311)
African American
79.2% (10,840)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (96)
Hawaiian
0.3% (38)
Other
0.1% (20)
Two Or More
0.3% (43)
Hispanic
2.5% (346)
Race Baker LA USA
White 16.9% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 79.2% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.5% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Baker, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
10.5% (143,787)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (50,667)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (198,563)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (146,525)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (188,977)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (269,771)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (202,671)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.3% (141,048)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.2% (2,738)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (26,018)
Income Baker LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.3% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.2% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Baker

Female
54.0% (7,393)
Male
46.0% (6,300)
Gender Baker LA USA
Female 54.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Baker for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.8% (378)
9-12th Grade
9.1% (1,244)
High School / GED
38.3% (5,245)
Some College
26.5% (3,631)
Associate's Degree
5.6% (767)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,645)
Master's Degree
4.8% (653)
Professional Degree
0.1% (15)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (113)
Education Baker LA USA
< 9th Grade 2.8% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.1% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.3% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 26.5% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.6% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.8% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.1% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.0% 1.4%

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