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Baton Rouge is the capital of Louisiana, making it one of the South's major cultural and industrial hubs. Located on the Mississippi River about 80 miles northwest of New Orleans, the "Capital City" has a long, storied history that can be traced back to 3,000 B.C. As one of the fastest-growing cities in the South, homes for rent in Baton Rouge are attractive, affordable and, overall, a wise investment for those looking to settle in the South. 

Interesting Facts About Baton Rouge

  • The port of Baton Rouge is the ninth largest port in the U.S.
  • Europeans began settling in the region in 1719. Baton Rouge was first established as a French military post, and became incorporated as a city in 1817. In 1849, Baton Rouge was made the capital of Louisiana.
  • The largest industry in Baton Rouge is petrochemical production and manufacturing. The capital is home to ExxonMobil, which lays claim to the second-biggest oil refinery in the U.S. and among the 10th largest in the world.

Useful Baton Rouge Resources for New Renters

  • The City of Baton Rouge official website provides details on all of the municipality's civil departments.
  • Visit Baton Rouge operates a website showcasing the many historical, cultural and educational sites worth visiting in the city.
  • The Advocate covers all Baton Rouge news, sports and arts events in its online edition

Things to Do in Baton Rouge

As the state capital, Baton Rouge merges state politics with booming industry and a growing arts scene, making it one of the most eclectic cities in the South. New renters may enjoy exploring the city's theater community, including the Manship Theatre and the Baton Rouge Little, or taking a trip to the Baton Rouge Zoo. Baton Rouge is also known for its Riverboat Casinos, which offer plenty of gaming opportunities in the middle of the Mississippi River. Because of its rich history, the capital is also home to a number of historical venues, such as the Old State Capital and Magnolia Mound Plantation, which is one of the oldest wooden buildings in Louisiana. 

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The High Grove

The High Grove

Baton Rouge, LA 70836 (6.23 miles)

Price: From $1,450

(225) 224-3987

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Maison Bocage

Maison Bocage

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (3.60 miles)

Price: $1,190-$1,555

(225) 590-3367

Beds: 2 - 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials
The Enclave at Cedar Lodge

The Enclave at Cedar Lodge

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (3.35 miles)

Price: From $975

(225) 590-3018

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge

Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (2.37 miles)

Price: From $1,238

(225) 304-5160

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Sugar Mill Apartments

Sugar Mill Apartments

Addis, LA 70710 (9.40 miles)

Price: $900-$1,120

(225) 590-3445

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Ivy Park Apartment Homes

Ivy Park Apartment Homes

Baton Rouge, LA 70817 (9.01 miles)

Price: $885-$1,375

(225) 590-3469

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Location! Location! Near LSU! 3BR/2BA Townhome ...

Location! Location! Near LSU! 3BR/2BA Townhome ...

Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (6.72 miles) (#1629263)

Price: $1,400

(855) 645-6354

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials ONEprop Baton Rouge
LSU Walk onto Campus

LSU Walk onto Campus

Baton Rouge, LA 70802 (2.71 miles) (#1612684)

Price: $1,400

(866) 413-8543

Beds: 2, Baths: 2½

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Village Maison Townhomes

Village Maison Townhomes

Walker, LA 70785 (17.44 miles) (#1357764)

Price: $1,150-$1,385

(855) 686-8563 Ext.  41

Beds: 1 - 4, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Great 4 bed 2 bath south of I12

Great 4 bed 2 bath south of I12

Denham Springs, LA 70726 (15.34 miles) (#1615720)

Price: $1,600

(855) 645-6354

Beds: 4, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials ONEprop Baton Rouge
Blocks from LSU, Easy drive to downtown

Blocks from LSU, Easy drive to downtown

Baton Rouge, LA 70802 (2.80 miles) (#1558476)

Price: $1,300

(855) 645-6354

Beds: 4, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials ONEprop Baton Rouge
Great Townhome with quick access to LSU & Perki...

Great Townhome with quick access to LSU & Perki...

Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (6.72 miles) (#1607639)

Price: $1,395

(855) 645-6354

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials ONEprop Baton Rouge
39038 Prairie South Dr., Gonzales, LA 70737

39038 Prairie South Dr., Gonzales, LA 70737

Gonzales, LA 70737 (16.99 miles) (#1607638)

Price: $1,450

(855) 645-6354

Beds: 4, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials ONEprop Baton Rouge
3b/2b in a Convenient Location

3b/2b in a Convenient Location

Denham Springs, LA 70726 (13.33 miles) (#1626004)

Price: $1,400

(855) 645-6354

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials ONEprop Baton Rouge
Gated 3 bed/2 bath townhouse convenient to ever...

Gated 3 bed/2 bath townhouse convenient to ever...

Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (6.72 miles) (#1630524)

Price: $1,375

(855) 645-6354

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials ONEprop Baton Rouge
Maison Bocage

Maison Bocage

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (3.60 miles)

Price: $1,190-$1,555

(225) 590-3367

Beds: 2 - 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials
Evergreen at Coursey Place

Evergreen at Coursey Place

Baton Rouge, LA 70817 (8.14 miles)

Price: $1-$1,645

(225) 590-3374

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The High Grove

The High Grove

Baton Rouge, LA 70836 (6.23 miles)

Price: From $1,450

(225) 224-3987

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Gates At Citiplace

The Gates At Citiplace

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (2.61 miles)

Price: $950-$4,844

(225) 754-4704

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Enclave at Cedar Lodge

The Enclave at Cedar Lodge

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (3.35 miles)

Price: From $975

(225) 590-3018

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Bristol Place

Bristol Place

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (6.88 miles)

Price: $936-$1,386

(225) 341-7663

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Lakeside Villas

Lakeside Villas

Baton Rouge, LA 70816 (7.87 miles)

Price: $838-$1,287

(225) 754-4712

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Oakleigh Apartments

Oakleigh Apartments

Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (6.79 miles)

Price: $810-$970

(225) 590-3354

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Bluebonnet Towers

Bluebonnet Towers

Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (5.81 miles)

Price: $625-$1,050

(225) 590-3401

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge

Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (2.37 miles)

Price: From $1,238

(225) 304-5160

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge

Furnished Studio - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA 70816 (5.78 miles)

Price: From $675

(225) 590-3450

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials

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