Limestone County Information

Limestone in Alabama occupies 607 square miles and has a 2006 population of 72,446, a change from a 2000 population of 65,676 and 54,135 in 1990. 13.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14.6% percent is 25-35, and 16.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 63 acts of violent crime reported in Limestone in 2004, a change from 107 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,165 people: 3.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.4%.

Read more about Limestone, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLimestone 
StateAlabama 
Land Area607 sq. milesRanked 1,716 of 3,140
Population 200672,446Ranked 722 of 3,140
Population 200570,448 
Population 200065,676Ranked 742 of 3,140
Population 199054,135Ranked 794 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion85.1% 
African American13.2% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.8% 
Population 5 to 1413.1% 
Population 15 to 2413.2% 
Population 25 to 3414.6% 
Population 35 to 4416.3% 
Population 45 to 5414.4% 
Population 55 to 6411% 
Population 65 to 746.8% 
Population 75 and up4.9% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes63107
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes12 
Robberies14 
Aggravated Assaults37 
Total Property Crimes1,0711,093
Burglaries208 
Larceny Thefts754 
Motor Vehicle Thefts109 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population36,03933,186
Unemployed Population1,1651,114
Unemployment Rate3.2%3.4%

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