Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

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$3,890Per Month

19515 River Breeze Dr 19515 River Breeze Dr Baton Rouge, LA#4759070

  • 4 Bed
  • 3.5 Bath
  • $3,890
$2,850Per Month

998 West Lakeview 998 West Lakeview Baton Rouge, LA#4918815

  • 4 Bed
  • 4 Bath
  • $2,850
$2,800Per Month

2939 Fairway Dr. 2939 Fairway Dr. Baton Rouge, LA#4996050

  • 5 Bed
  • 4.5 Bath
  • $2,800
$2,600Per Month

4240 Tupello St 4240 Tupello St Baton Rouge, LA#4948579

  • 3 Bed
  • 2.5 Bath
  • $2,600
$2,600Per Month

7707 Bluebonnet Blvd 211 7707 Bluebonnet Blvd 211 Baton Rouge, LA#5038487

  • 2 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,600
$2,550Per Month

535 Lake Villa Drive 535 Lake Villa Drive Baton Rouge, LA#4867444

  • 3 Bed
  • 2.5 Bath
  • $2,550
$2,500Per Month

866 WEST LAKEVIEW DR 866 WEST LAKEVIEW DR Baton Rouge, LA#4062476

  • 4 Bed
  • 3.5 Bath
  • $2,500
$2,350Per Month

14506 Market North Dr. 14506 Market North Dr. Baton Rouge, LA#4915872

  • 4 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • $2,350
$2,300Per Month

9068 Foxgate Dr. 9068 Foxgate Dr. Baton Rouge, LA#4471426

  • 4 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • $2,300
$2,300Per Month

712 Wordsworth Dr. 712 Wordsworth Dr. Baton Rouge, LA#4971363

  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,300
$2,295Per Month

14736 Kingsland Way 14736 Kingsland Way Baton Rouge, LA#4712552

  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,295
$2,200Per Month

519 Flycatcher Dr 519 Flycatcher Dr Baton Rouge, LA#4830432

  • 3 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • $2,200
$2,200Per Month

755 Burgin Ave 755 Burgin Ave Baton Rouge, LA#4942984

  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,200
$2,200Per Month

14012 Wetherly Drive 14012 Wetherly Drive Baton Rouge, LA#4994908

  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,200
$2,150Per Month

1253 E Stanwick Place 1253 E Stanwick Place Baton Rouge, LA#4697411

  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,150
$2,150Per Month

5131 Landing Ct. 5131 Landing Ct. Baton Rouge, LA#5008324

  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,150
$2,100Per Month

342 Nelson Drive 342 Nelson Drive Baton Rouge, LA#4941792

  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,100
$2,095Per Month

13465 Quail Grove Ave. 13465 Quail Grove Ave. Baton Rouge, LA#4824172

  • 3 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • $2,095
$2,000Per Month

7865 Antebellum Ave 7865 Antebellum Ave Baton Rouge, LA#4918335

  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $2,000
$1,995Per Month

13964 Emmy Way Dr. 13964 Emmy Way Dr. Baton Rouge, LA#4987299

  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $1,995
$1,950Per Month

14086 Knoll Park Place 14086 Knoll Park Place Baton Rouge, LA#5012510

  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $1,950
$1,900Per Month

8628 Summer Grove Ave 8628 Summer Grove Ave Baton Rouge, LA#4982084

  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $1,900
$1,900Per Month

10125 Montrachet Drive 10125 Montrachet Drive Baton Rouge, LA#4827741

  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $1,900
$1,900Per Month

8505 Aston Ave 8505 Aston Ave Baton Rouge, LA#4937113

  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • $1,900
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Apartments for rent Baton Rouge, LA

Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, Baton Rouge (which means red stick in French) wears its colonial past more lightly than many Southern American cities. As a port city, it has a gritty edge which many people appreciate. It's home to two universities – Louisiana State and Southern – and this keeps its spirit young and energetic.

The city boasts a unique sub-tropical climate. Parts of it have been reclaimed from bayou and, in fact The Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center is a murky, swampy paradise located not far from the heart of Baton Rouge. And for anyone who enjoys the fruits of Southern culture – its cuisine and music – Baton Rouge will prove a great place to live. Baton Rouge residents keep up with many Southern traditions from Mardi Gras and Carnival to football tailgating parties.

That said, the city is not without its challenges – crime, traffic and sparse public transportation among them. Happily, there are many safe and affordable neighborhoods to choose from and apartment rentals are plentiful in the parishes that ring the city as well. Here's a breakdown:

Cost of living

The cost of living in Baton Rouge, LA is high.  Thanks to the cities unique cultural and entertainment avenues, there is a constant demand for rentals in the region.  This persistent demand is what drives prices upwards, but keep supply relatively large at the same time.  Those considering a move to Baton Rouge are well advised to research the marketplace, focus on a few specific areas and set a budget. Renting in Baton Rouge, LA can be expensive and especially for new renters and students who don’t keep their costs under control.

Apartment Rental Statistics Baton Rouge, LA

Rental Type Active
Listings
Minimum
Rent
Maximum
Rent
Average
Rent
Studio 1 $765 $765 $765
1 Bedroom 67 $373 $1,350 $771
2 Bedroom 116 $578 $2,600 $948
3 Bedroom 105 $822 $3,890 $1,586

Renting tips & advice

Baton Rouge is a true Southern city with both charm and an edge. Apartment rentals are plentiful and life will never be boring in colorful boom town of the new South.

The Garden District

This historic district near the center of the city comprises three distinct areas: Roseland Terrace, Drehr Place, and Kleinert Terrace. Although famous for its colonial "bungalow" architecture, there are low-rise apartments for rent in these beautiful, treed surroundings.

Old Goodwood (aka Goodwood Place)

This is another recommended area of lower crime and abundant, diverse apartments and condos for rent amidst historic homes that date from 1932 when they were built on the 2,000 acres that formerly comprised Goodwood Plantation.

Renting Downtown Baton Rouge, LA

In addition, to an active nightlife with bars, restaurants and music venues, the Downtown district's finest feature is the river promenade along the Mississippi. It gives access to parks, outlooks and even some small historical venues. Downtown is also frequently the site of television and film shoots. There are many affordable apartments to rent in this part of town for those who love the bustle of an area undergoing revitalization and growth.

Spanish Town Baton Rouge

Founded in 1805, the city's oldest neighborhood is Spanish Town. It has become a haven for artists, musicians, and young professionals working in the burgeoning tech industry. There are many new condo and low rise apartment rental buildings located here.

Outlying Parishes and Neighborhoods

If inner city living is a bit daunting, Baton Rouge has many livable and affordable parish neighborhoods within commuting distance of downtown and the universities. Among them, people seem to love like, Shenandoah, small city just south of Baton Rouge. Vacancy rates here are lower than in some parts of the city indicating that it is a safe and attractive place to settle down; and in nearby Prairieville, crime rates are similarly low and standards of living high. Even so the cost of living here is well below the national average and the population is booming.

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