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Baton Rouge Annexation History

Baton Rouge Annexation History

This dataset depicts the expansion of the Baton Rouge city limits from 1817 to the present. All individual annexations since 1949 are depicted as well as select snapshots of the city boundary dating back to the original incorporation of the city of Baton Rouge.

Columns

NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
CUMULATIVE ANNEX ACRESannexed_area_cuml_acannexed_area_cuml_acNumberA cumulative count of all area annexed, in acres, since the inception of City-Parish government in 1949.
CUMULATIVE ANNEX SQ MIannexed_area_cuml_sqmiannexed_area_cuml_sqmiNumberA cumulative count of all area annexed, in square miles, since the inception of City-Parish government in 1949.
CUMULATIVE CITY AREA ACREScity_area_cuml_accity_area_cuml_acNumberA cumulative count of all area annexed, in acres, of the City of Baton Rouge since its founding in 1817.
CUMULATIVE CITY AREA SQ MIcity_area_cuml_sqmicity_area_cuml_sqmiNumberA cumulative count of all area annexed, in square miles, of the City of Baton Rouge since its founding in 1817.
ANNEXATION TYPEannexation_typeannexation_typeTextEither an annexation or deannexation.
ORDINANCE NOordinance_noordinance_noTextThe unique number assigned to each adopted ordinance by the governing body.
ANNEXED AREA ACRESannexed_area_acannexed_area_acNumberThe area in acres of the actual annexation.
IDididNumberUnique identification number for each annexation.
ORDINANCE DATEordinance_dateordinance_dateCalendar dateThe date that the ordinance was adopted.
ANNEXATION YEARyear_annexedyear_annexedNumberThe year that the annexation occurred.
ANNEXED AREA SQ MIannexed_area_sqmiannexed_area_sqmiNumberThe area in square miles of the actual annexation.
DESCRIPTIONdescriptiondescriptionTextA brief description about the property that was annexed.

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