Butler County Information

Butler in Alabama occupies 778 square miles and has a 2006 population of 20,520, a change from a 2000 population of 21,399 and 21,892 in 1990. 15% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 10.5% percent is 25-35, and 12.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 77 acts of violent crime reported in Butler in 2004, a change from 1 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 481 people: 5.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.9%.

Read more about Butler, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyButler 
StateAlabama 
Land Area778 sq. milesRanked 1,218 of 3,140
Population 200620,520Ranked 1,794 of 3,140
Population 200520,642 
Population 200021,399Ranked 1,719 of 3,140
Population 199021,892Ranked 1,584 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion57.5% 
African American41.9% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.7% 
Population 5 to 1413.1% 
Population 15 to 2415% 
Population 25 to 3410.5% 
Population 35 to 4412.8% 
Population 45 to 5414.7% 
Population 55 to 6411.3% 
Population 65 to 748% 
Population 75 and up8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes771
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes5 
Robberies12 
Aggravated Assaults59 
Total Property Crimes6836
Burglaries129 
Larceny Thefts530 
Motor Vehicle Thefts24 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population9,4099,212
Unemployed Population481636
Unemployment Rate5.1%6.9%

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