Madison County Information

Madison in North Carolina occupies 452 square miles and has a 2006 population of 20,355, a change from a 2000 population of 19,635 and 16,953 in 1990. 14.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.5% percent is 25-35, and 13.2% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 11 acts of violent crime reported in Madison in 2004, a change from 6 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 424 people: 4.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.8%.

Read more about Madison, North Carolina in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMadison 
StateNorth Carolina 
Land Area452 sq. milesRanked 2,337 of 3,140
Population 200620,355Ranked 1,803 of 3,140
Population 200520,211 
Population 200019,635Ranked 1,817 of 3,140
Population 199016,953Ranked 1,850 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion98% 
African American1% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.4% 
Population 5 to 1411.8% 
Population 15 to 2414.2% 
Population 25 to 3412.5% 
Population 35 to 4413.2% 
Population 45 to 5414.1% 
Population 55 to 6412.3% 
Population 65 to 748.8% 
Population 75 and up7.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes116
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults8 
Total Property Crimes18064
Burglaries68 
Larceny Thefts95 
Motor Vehicle Thefts17 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,0499,373
Unemployed Population424352
Unemployment Rate4.2%3.8%

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