City At A Glance
About Baton Rouge, LA
A Mississippi River port city, capital city and college town, Baton Rouge offers much in terms of transportation assets for businesses, rich history and culture, political influence, and learning opportunities. Students at the largest area university, Louisiana State University, make up more than 10 percent of the city's current residents. Already the second-largest city in Louisiana, Baton Rouge continues to experience dramatic growth in its population and economy.