Escambia County Information

Escambia in Alabama occupies 953 square miles and has a 2006 population of 37,849, a change from a 2000 population of 38,440 and 35,518 in 1990. 13.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.5% percent is 25-35, and 14.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 245 acts of violent crime reported in Escambia in 2004, a change from 180 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 650 people: 4.5% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.6%.

Read more about Escambia, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyEscambia 
StateAlabama 
Land Area953 sq. milesRanked 833 of 3,140
Population 200637,849Ranked 1,215 of 3,140
Population 200537,913 
Population 200038,440Ranked 1,152 of 3,140
Population 199035,518Ranked 1,111 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion64.3% 
African American31.7% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American2.9% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.4% 
Population 5 to 1412.7% 
Population 15 to 2413.3% 
Population 25 to 3413.5% 
Population 35 to 4414.1% 
Population 45 to 5414.5% 
Population 55 to 6411.4% 
Population 65 to 747.8% 
Population 75 and up6.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes245180
Murders / Manslaughters4 
Forcible Rapes12 
Robberies41 
Aggravated Assaults188 
Total Property Crimes1,393992
Burglaries354 
Larceny Thefts967 
Motor Vehicle Thefts72 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population14,56716,241
Unemployed Population650747
Unemployment Rate4.5%4.6%

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