Baker, Louisiana 

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Population

13,695

3% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.0%

Median Income

$41,060

Avg. Home Price

$122,500

Best Places to Live in Baker, Louisiana

Capital city / Industrial city / College town - Southeast Louisiana along the Mississippi River north of the Mississippi Delta
Pros
-Historic interest
-College-town amenities
-Future job growth
Cons
-Crime rate
-Hot, humid summers
-Uncertain future

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What Bert Has To Say About Baton Rouge Metro Area

Home to Louisiana State and Southern universities, Baton Rouge lies about 30 miles up the Mississippi River from New Orleans and 65 miles from the coast. A rich past as an ocean port, center for antebellum commerce, and Louisiana’s colorful political history adds spice to the local character. There are many points of interest along the shady streets with their gracious old homes.


QUICK FACTS

City: Baker
Zip Codes: 70714
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 64 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Baker is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Baker jobs have increased by 2.10%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Baker's cost of living is 14.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Baker's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Baker's population is 13,695 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.49%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Baker is $122,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.03%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Baker public schools spend $11,207 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Baker. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Baker

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ZIP CODES IN BAKER, LOUISIANA
70714