Hale County Information

Hale in Alabama occupies 656 square miles and has a 2006 population of 18,236, a change from a 2000 population of 18,257 and 15,498 in 1990. 15.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.8% percent is 25-35, and 14.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 69 acts of violent crime reported in Hale in 2004, a change from 3 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 344 people: 4.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.3%.

Read more about Hale, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyHale 
StateAlabama 
Land Area656 sq. milesRanked 1,550 of 3,140
Population 200618,236Ranked 1,908 of 3,140
Population 200518,200 
Population 200018,257Ranked 1,884 of 3,140
Population 199015,498Ranked 1,953 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion40.3% 
African American59.2% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American.1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.2% 
Population 5 to 1414.6% 
Population 15 to 2415.2% 
Population 25 to 3413.8% 
Population 35 to 4414.3% 
Population 45 to 5413.6% 
Population 55 to 649.7% 
Population 65 to 746.6% 
Population 75 and up6.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes693
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes5 
Robberies3 
Aggravated Assaults61 
Total Property Crimes41265
Burglaries125 
Larceny Thefts251 
Motor Vehicle Thefts36 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population7,3517,033
Unemployed Population344375
Unemployment Rate4.7%5.3%

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