Demographics - LSU Sports Properties

Demographics

LSU
  • "The Most Diverse School in the Nation" - Newsweek Magazine
  • 30,584 students who represent all 50 states and more than 120 countries
  • 1,200 faculty members with more than 3,000 staff members
  • 435 student-athletes
  • 14,000 Tiger Athletic Foundation members
  • 175,000 LSU Alumni worldwide
Baton Rouge
  • 2 Million consumers in the Baton Rouge and New Orleans Markets
  • Approximately 700,000 residents in Greater Baton Rouge alone
  • The second-largest university city in the Southeastern Conference
  • Sits on the banks of the Mississippi River
  • Boasts the tallest capitol building (right) in the United States at 34 stories
  • Average temperature 67.7 degrees
The Fans
  • 1,107,515 fans passed through the gates at LSU home sporting events in 2005-06 proving to be the most dedicated and loyal fans in all of sports.
  • A total of 737,696 fans passed through the gates at Tiger Stadium during the 2006 football season, an average of 92,212 fans per home game.
  • 245,589 spectators entered the Maravich Center during the 2005-06 men's and women's basketball seasons, an average of 7,922 spectators per home contest.
  • 270,341 Tigers fans attended a game at Alex Box Stadium in 2006, for an average of 7,306 fans per home game. This established LSU as the nation's leader in baseball attendance for its 12th straight year.