Baton Rouge is located in the eastern bank of the Mississippi River and the capital of Louisiana and the hub of everything that is about the state. The city’s central and prime location, with it being just an hour away from New Orleans and Lafayette, residents, and visitors can go around and explore the city with its vibrant and eclectic culture. The city is nicknamed the “Red Stick,” it is home to over 300 years of history which can be seen in their unique architectures and structures and can be tasted through their delectable cuisine. Politics has been a great deal and has always been part of the Baton Rouge culture. The city’s economy has been fueled by major industrial, medical, petrochemical, and motion pictures. Known for its magnificent river views and location, Baton Rouge serves as the inland port of the Mississippi River, which has been used over the years to accommodate tankers and cargo carriers.

Population 229,426  (0.40%)

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