Jefferson Place, a charming neighborhood of Baton Rouge, is a great option for renters seeking a quiet community with city amenities. Popular among families, the Jefferson Place area offers centrally-positioned conveniences like grocery stores. Jefferson Place, part of metropolitan Baton Rouge, is within a short drive of other great Baton Rouge amenities in areas like Creekstone Cedar, a shopping mall in nearby Mid City South. Apartments for rent in Jefferson Place are bordered by Highlands-Perkins and Mid City South.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Residents in the Jefferson Place area enjoy being close to a variety of restaurants for a night out, celebrations and more. A few of those are Kings Wok and New York Bagel Co.
If you're looking for a break from the summertime heat, cool off by taking a refreshing trip to Jefferson Highway Swimming Pl.
Survey the Yelp page for additional places to grab some grub, enjoy some cocktails and unwind in Jefferson Place.
Jefferson Place has one main grocery store in the area, Culinary Shoppe, which is located within the neighborhood on Richards Dr.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
To a great extent, your rental location will help determine which schools your children attend. They could be eligible to attend a school in the Louisiana Recovery School District or the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. Schools near the apartments in Jefferson Place are Tara High School, Westdale Middle School and Lasalle Elementary School. Ultimately, it is important to consult with local districts to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
Tara High School, a high school in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District school, offers advanced-placement classes. The student teacher ratios at Westdale Middle School and Lasalle Elementary School are both strong to excellent. At Westdale Middle School it's nine-to-1 while Lasalle Elementary School's 12-to-1.
The East Baton Rouge Parish School District provides 51 elementary schools, 15 middle schools and 17 high schools, with a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student population than Louisiana Recovery School District. East Baton Rouge Parish School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Louisiana Recovery School District.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Jefferson Place offers a more economical way of life than other nearby cities in Baton Rouge, such as Highlands-Perkins. Despite similarities in nature, Jefferson Place reports an average cost of $79.6K/year per household, while Highlands-Perkins's average household expenditure per household amounts to $114.6K/year.
The neighborhoods of Jefferson Place and Mid City South are identical both in terms of the percentage of households that have children and the average household size. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 21% and the average household size is 1.97 people per household.
Jefferson Place has an average income of $121.8K, which is similar to Mid City South's.