Upson County Information

Upson in Georgia occupies 328 square miles and has a 2006 population of 27,676, a change from a 2000 population of 27,597 and 26,300 in 1990. 13.7% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.5% percent is 25-35, and 14.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 139 acts of violent crime reported in Upson in 2004, a change from 159 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 756 people: 6.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.9%.

Read more about Upson, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyUpson 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area328 sq. milesRanked 2,789 of 3,140
Population 200627,676Ranked 1,497 of 3,140
Population 200527,660 
Population 200027,597Ranked 1,465 of 3,140
Population 199026,300Ranked 1,411 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion70.1% 
African American28.8% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.2% 
Population 5 to 1413.8% 
Population 15 to 2413.7% 
Population 25 to 3413.5% 
Population 35 to 4414.5% 
Population 45 to 5414% 
Population 55 to 6410.8% 
Population 65 to 747.4% 
Population 75 and up6.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes139159
Murders / Manslaughters3 
Forcible Rapes4 
Robberies16 
Aggravated Assaults116 
Total Property Crimes916705
Burglaries179 
Larceny Thefts687 
Motor Vehicle Thefts50 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population11,86512,842
Unemployed Population756629
Unemployment Rate6.4%4.9%

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