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Comparative Report: WEST BATON ROUGE Parish
 
 
  • Environmental Hazards: WEST BATON ROUGE Parish Compared with State of LOUISIANA

      WEST BATON ROUGE Parish
     State of LOUISIANA

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants


    Added Cancer Risk (per million) 290
    220


    Density of Pollution Sources


    Criteria Air Pollutant Facilities Per Square Mile 0.11
    0.015
    Toxics Release Inventory Facilities Per Square Mile 0.068
    0.0067

    • There are no data regarding Superfund Sites in this county.
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  • Demographic Profile: WEST BATON ROUGE Parish Compared with State of LOUISIANA
      WEST BATON ROUGE Parish
     State of LOUISIANA




    % People of Color 37
    34
    % Asian/Pacific Islanders .16
    .92
    % African Americans 36
    31
    % Latinos .6
    2.1
    % Native Americans .041
    .45
    % Families Below Poverty 17
    19
    % Homeowners 48
    44
    % Working Class People 75
    70
    % Non-Highschool Graduates 34
    32
    % Non-English Speakers .35
    1.1
    % Non-Citizens .031
    1.2

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