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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Baton Rouge, LA
164 Rentals Available

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    2000 Brightside Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70820
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    • $545
    • $425
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    3132 Wyoming St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $495+
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    1116 W. Chimes St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $500+
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    222 E Boyd Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    66 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
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    356 Apt Ct Dr., Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    11 Units available
    • Studio
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    • $670
    • $770
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    1855 Boulevard De Province, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
    51 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $939
    • $675
    • $869
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    1014 South 18Th Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $700
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    550 Lee Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $720+
    • $848+
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    12074 Newcastle Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $739
    • $780+
    • $955
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    11999 Longridge Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $970
    • $1,225
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    1212 Aster St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802
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    • 4+
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    10920 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $800+
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    11777 Nicholson Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
    11 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $767+
    • $999
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    8686 Coy Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
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    11320 Greenwell Springs Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70814
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $1,008
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    3476 Sweetwater Blvd, Addis, LA 70710
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,014
    • $1,272
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Baton Rouge, LA?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $425 and $1,225. Find cheap apartments in Baton Rouge, LA.

How many cheap rentals are available in Baton Rouge, LA on RENTCafé?

There are 127 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Baton Rouge, LA were last updated on 18 Jan 2022.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Baton Rouge, LA?

The average Baton Rouge, LA cheap apartment size is 607 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Baton Rouge, LA?

Cheap apartments in Baton Rouge, LA are usually less expensive, smaller, and easier to maintain. They also come with lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a cheap apartment in Baton Rouge, LA?

A cheap apartment in Baton Rouge, LA offers little storage space and fewer amenities compared to other apartments. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in Baton Rouge, LA.

Renting a Cheap Apartment in Baton Rouge

Louisiana’s state capital, Baton Rouge is a port city on the Mississippi with a reputation for great Creole food and vibrant culture. In French, the name means “Red Stick,” and the English translation is a common affectionate nickname for the area. Sample some of the famous gumbo, gamble the night away on a steamboat on the river, or roam the city listening to great jazz. Living in Baton Rouge can be just as fun as visiting, with a Mardi Gras that rivals the world-famous celebration in New Orleans. Baton Rouge apartments range from the simple and sublime to brand-new and luxuriant. Start seeing all the options right here on RentCafe.

Baton Rouge, LA Demographics

  • Total Population224,149
  • Female 107,345
    Male 116,804
  • Median Age31.5

Average Rent in Baton Rouge, LA

  • Baton Rouge, LA Average Rental Price, October 2021 $1,115 /mo

    Baton Rouge, LA Apartment Rent Ranges

    Baton Rouge, LA Rent Trends

    Average Rent Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Oct / 2021
    Baton Rouge, LA $1,038 $1,020 $1,027 $1,016 $1,015 $1,032 $1,032 $1,032 $1,032 $1,088 $1,115
    National $1,331 $1,340 $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

    Baton Rouge, LA Households

    • Total Number of Households83,733
    • Family 45,127
      Non-family 38,606
    • Children 21,707
      No Children 62,026
    • Average People Per Household2.58
    • Median Household Income$44,470
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$864

    Baton Rouge, LA Education Statistics

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