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The location of West Baton Rouge













Welcome to West Baton Rouge ...

West Baton Rouge is located in West Baton Rouge Parish.

The location of West Baton Rouge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for West Baton Rouge: W. Baton Rouge

West Baton Rouge is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: West Baton Rouge lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for West Baton Rouge: (225)

Communities near West Baton Rouge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Baton Rouge   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the East (E) of West Baton Rouge

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Central   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of West Baton Rouge

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Zachary   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of West Baton Rouge

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Baker   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of West Baton Rouge

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Denham Springs   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of West Baton Rouge

Located in Livingston Parish

Saint Gabriel   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of West Baton Rouge

Located in Iberville Parish

Plaquemine   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of West Baton Rouge

Located in Iberville Parish

Addis   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of West Baton Rouge

Brusly   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of West Baton Rouge

Maringouin   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of West Baton Rouge

Located in Iberville Parish

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for West Baton Rouge.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Baton Rouge. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Baton Rouge. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Baton Rouge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for West Baton Rouge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Baton Rouge ...

Looking for more information about West Baton Rouge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about West Baton Rouge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Baton Rouge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Baton Rouge.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About West Baton Rouge Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Baton Rouge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for West Baton Rouge Parish: www.wbrcouncil.org/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Baton Rouge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Baton Rouge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Baton Rouge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4502, Longitude: -91.2051     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Baton Rouge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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