Neighborhood

Central: A Welcoming Louisiana Suburb

Central is a city within East Baton Rouge Parish, as well as one of Louisiana's newest cities that was incorporated in 2005. Despite its short history, Central has taken off in popularity and is now home to approximately 30,000 residents. Central residents enjoy access to shopping centers like Central Plaza Crossing, Bass Pro Shop, and Miller Village Shopping Center. There are several schools in the immediate area, including Bellingrath Hills Elementary School, Central High School, and Central Intermediate School. The city is also served by Central Branch Library. Central is an ideal hometown for anyone who works or attends school in nearby Baton Rouge, as this serene area is just under 15 miles from the heart of the capital city. There, you’ll find Louisiana State University, several entertainment venues, and many employment opportunities. For idyllic Louisiana living minutes from Baton Rouge, come home to Central!