Statewide Claims to Fame

Baker is 4th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Baker is 18th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Residents younger than 18

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Current population (2012) 13,890 23rd 4,601,893 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.3 49th 43,203.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,674.3 54th 104.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 41st 6.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.6% 18th 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.5% 65th 12.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.8% 43rd 81.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 20.3% 42nd 21.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Race - White 20.5% 104th 63.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 77.3% 4th 32.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 62nd 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.2% 102nd 1.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 79th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.2% 82nd 1.4% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.2% 100th 4.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 20.0% 103rd 59.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Female residents 53.6% 22nd 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.3% 58th 3.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Housing units 5,314 40th 1,978,848 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 16.5% 54th 18.1% 25.9%
Households 5,037 36th 1,675,097 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 69.1% 43rd 67.9% 66.1%
Home median value $117,100 67th $135,400 $186,200
People per household 2.7 36th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Income per capita $19,475 76th $23,853 $27,915
Income per household $41,444 57th $44,086 $52,762
Income below poverty line 13.9% 75th 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Baker Rank Louisiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,044 47th 375,808 27,092,908
Retail sales $179,128 41st $56,543,203 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,195 43rd $12,921 $12,990

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