Lauderdale County Information

Lauderdale in Alabama occupies 719 square miles and has a 2006 population of 87,891, a change from a 2000 population of 87,966 and 79,661 in 1990. 14.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.4% percent is 25-35, and 13.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 211 acts of violent crime reported in Lauderdale in 2004, a change from 168 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,622 people: 3.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.4%.

Read more about Lauderdale, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLauderdale 
StateAlabama 
Land Area719 sq. milesRanked 1,371 of 3,140
Population 200687,891Ranked 626 of 3,140
Population 200587,444 
Population 200087,966Ranked 593 of 3,140
Population 199079,661Ranked 572 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion88.9% 
African American9.7% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.5% 
Population 5 to 1411.9% 
Population 15 to 2414.3% 
Population 25 to 3412.4% 
Population 35 to 4413.8% 
Population 45 to 5414.5% 
Population 55 to 6411.7% 
Population 65 to 748.6% 
Population 75 and up7.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes211168
Murders / Manslaughters2 
Forcible Rapes11 
Robberies41 
Aggravated Assaults157 
Total Property Crimes2,5761,956
Burglaries612 
Larceny Thefts1,887 
Motor Vehicle Thefts77 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population43,54943,860
Unemployed Population1,6221,935
Unemployment Rate3.7%4.4%

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