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Inniswold, Louisiana
Location in East Baton Rouge Parish and the state of Louisiana.
Location in East Baton Rouge Parish and the state of Louisiana.
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish East Baton Rouge
Area
 • Total 2.24 sq mi (5.80 km2)
 • Land 2.24 sq mi (5.80 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
30 ft (9 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 5,987
 • Density 2,672.77/sq mi (1,032.09/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 225
FIPS code 22-37270

Inniswold is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 6,180 at the 2010 census, up from 4,944 in 2000. It is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area.

It is in the proposed City of St. George.

Geography

Inniswold is located in southern East Baton Rouge Parish at 30°24′2″N 91°4′18″W / 30.40056°N 91.07167°W / 30.40056; -91.07167 (30.400658, -91.071652). It is bordered to the west, across Bluebonnet Road, by Westminster. Jefferson Highway (Louisiana Highway 73) forms the northern border, Siegen Lane the eastern border, and Interstate 10 the southern border. Access from Interstate 10 is from Exits 162 and 163. The center of Baton Rouge is 8 miles (13 km) to the northwest.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Inniswold CDP has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.8 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Inniswold racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 3,940 65.81%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 1,230 20.54%
Native American 3 0.05%
Asian 286 4.78%
Pacific Islander 2 0.03%
Other/Mixed 205 3.42%
Hispanic or Latino 321 5.36%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 5,987 people, 2,230 households, and 1,384 families residing in the CDP.

Education

East Baton Rouge Parish Public Schools serves Inniswold.

Jefferson Terrace Elementary School in Inniswold serves almost all of the community. A single strip to the west is served by Westminster Elementary School in Westminster. Most of the area is served by Westdale Middle School, while Woodlawn Middle School serves a section in the east. Most residents are served by Tara High School while a few areas to the east are served by Woodlawn High School.

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