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West Baton Rouge Parish, LA
Like East Baton Rouge, the parish was named for a "reddened maypole" spotted on the banks of the Mississippi, by explorer Pierre le Moyne, Sieur d'Iberville

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West Baton Rouge Parish is one of 64 parishes in Louisiana.

The parish is in the Baton Rouge metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 21,880. This was an increase of  1.29% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
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$37,117
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our West Baton Rouge Parish demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in West Baton Rouge Parish was $23,859. This was an increase of 13.1% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 77% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Port Allen

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5% of West Baton Rouge Parish residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the West Baton Rouge Parish ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries in West Baton Rouge Parish include Alford Cemetery, Allendale Cemetery, Allendale Cemetery, Antioch Baptist Cemetery, Benevolent Society Cemetery, Glennon Cemetery, Greater Shiloh Missionary Cemetery, Greater Shiloh Missionary Cemetery, Greater Shiloh Missionary Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery ... View cemeteries

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Communities in West Baton Rouge Parish include Addis, Brusly, Bueche, Erwinville, Port Allen ... View communities

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School districts in West Baton Rouge Parish include West Baton Rouge Parish Schools Board ... View school districts

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Libraries in West Baton Rouge Parish include West Baton Rouge Parish Library ... View libraries

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West Baton Rouge Parish supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our West Baton Rouge Parish political report.

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Hotels in West Baton Rouge Parish include Best Western, Days Inn Baton Rouge West, Holiday Inn Express Hotels, Motel 6 Port Allen, Super 8 Motel

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