Census Tract 9, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Census Tract 9 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

This 0.8 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 3,900and is one of 22 Opportunity Zones in East Baton Rouge Parish.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Louisiana.

Census Tract 9 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$28K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $28,000, which is 45% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Louisiana of $51,000.

Poverty Rate

31%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 31%, which is 12% higherthan the rate for the state of Louisiana of 19%.

Median Home Value

$71K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $71,000, which is 58% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Louisiana of $170,000.

Education

82%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 82%, which is 4% lowerthan the rate for the state of Louisiana of 86%.

Median Age

40

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 40, which is 5% higherthan the median age for the state of Louisiana of 38.

Louisiana OZ Funds

There are 6QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Louisianaas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Louisiana; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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