Living in Baker, LA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Baker, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
13,437
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
12.9%
Median Home
$129,800
Median Income
$53,082
Median Rent
$957

Baker SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
7

Baker, LA Crime Report

377
Total Crimes
2,847.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
14.97%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Baker
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 377 2,847.4 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 51 385.2 549.3 366.7
Murder 1 7.6 11.7 5.0
Robbery 8 60.4 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 36 271.9 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 326 2,462.2 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 45 339.9 579.0 340.5
Larceny 271 2,046.8 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 75.5 230.5 219.9

Baker, LA Cost Of Living

93
Baker's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Baker Louisiana National Average
Overall 93 92 100
Services 106 96 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 73 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 84 88 100

Rankings for Baker in Louisiana

Map Of Baker, LA

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Population over time in Baker

Year Population % Change
2019 13,437 -0.9%
2018 13,557 -1.0%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Baker

White
13.6% (1,830)
African American
84.6% (11,363)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
0.3% (40)
Hawaiian
0.4% (55)
Other
0.1% (17)
Two Or More
0.4% (57)
Hispanic
0.5% (65)
Race Baker LA USA
White 13.6% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 84.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.5% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Baker

Female
53.0% (7,116)
Male
47.0% (6,321)
Gender Baker LA USA
Female 53.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Baker for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (268)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,209)
High School / GED
38.0% (5,106)
Some College
26.0% (3,493)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,209)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,612)
Master's Degree
4.0% (537)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Baker LA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Baker, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
7.7% (103,361)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (50,964)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (107,083)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (144,877)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.0% (242,226)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (264,559)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.9% (213,594)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (154,899)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (15,747)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (46,383)
Income Baker LA USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.0% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.9% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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