Lee County Information

Lee in Alabama occupies 616 square miles and has a 2006 population of 125,781, a change from a 2000 population of 115,092 and 87,146 in 1990. 25.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15.6% percent is 25-35, and 12.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 553 acts of violent crime reported in Lee in 2004, a change from 910 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,966 people: 3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.5%.

Read more about Lee, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLee 
StateAlabama 
Land Area616 sq. milesRanked 1,690 of 3,140
Population 2006125,781Ranked 468 of 3,140
Population 2005123,122 
Population 2000115,092Ranked 469 of 3,140
Population 199087,146Ranked 524 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion74.1% 
African American23% 
Asian American1.8% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.6% 
Population 5 to 1411.9% 
Population 15 to 2425.9% 
Population 25 to 3415.6% 
Population 35 to 4412.8% 
Population 45 to 5411.7% 
Population 55 to 648.2% 
Population 65 to 744.9% 
Population 75 and up3.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes553910
Murders / Manslaughters10 
Forcible Rapes62 
Robberies111 
Aggravated Assaults370 
Total Property Crimes5,2185,596
Burglaries1,239 
Larceny Thefts3,785 
Motor Vehicle Thefts194 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population65,79058,646
Unemployed Population1,9662,072
Unemployment Rate3%3.5%

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