Central is the thirteenth-largest city located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. It is within East Baton Rouge and the second largest city in the county member of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area. It has a total area of 62.49 square miles at 30°33′16″N 91°02′12″W. The elevation is 66 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 26,864. The population density was 458.55/sq mi. Estimated per capita income in 2016 was $30,098. It has Zip codes 70739, 70770, 70791, and 70818.