Fulton County Information

Fulton in Georgia occupies 535 square miles and has a 2006 population of 960,009, a change from a 2000 population of 815,821 and 648,776 in 1990. 13.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 16.5% percent is 25-35, and 17% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 9,724 acts of violent crime reported in Fulton in 2004, a change from 12,755 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 23,155 people: 4.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.4%.

Read more about Fulton, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyFulton 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area535 sq. milesRanked 2,056 of 3,140
Population 2006960,009Ranked 40 of 3,140
Population 2005934,242 
Population 2000815,821Ranked 55 of 3,140
Population 1990648,776Ranked 73 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion51.6% 
African American42.9% 
Asian American4.1% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.6% 
Population 5 to 1413.4% 
Population 15 to 2413.4% 
Population 25 to 3416.5% 
Population 35 to 4417% 
Population 45 to 5414.5% 
Population 55 to 649.9% 
Population 65 to 744.2% 
Population 75 and up3.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes9,72412,755
Murders / Manslaughters138 
Forcible Rapes351 
Robberies3,920 
Aggravated Assaults5,315 
Total Property Crimes52,71957,086
Burglaries10,901 
Larceny Thefts33,845 
Motor Vehicle Thefts7,973 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population472,795432,000
Unemployed Population23,15514,787
Unemployment Rate4.9%3.4%

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