Lowndes County Information

Lowndes in Alabama occupies 725 square miles and has a 2006 population of 12,759, a change from a 2000 population of 13,473 and 12,658 in 1990. 15% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.4% percent is 25-35, and 14.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 88 acts of violent crime reported in Lowndes in 2004, a change from 52 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 334 people: 6.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.1%.

Read more about Lowndes, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLowndes 
StateAlabama 
Land Area725 sq. milesRanked 1,338 of 3,140
Population 200612,759Ranked 2,260 of 3,140
Population 200512,954 
Population 200013,473Ranked 2,198 of 3,140
Population 199012,658Ranked 2,171 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion27.9% 
African American71.7% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American.1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.7% 
Population 5 to 1414.4% 
Population 15 to 2415% 
Population 25 to 3411.4% 
Population 35 to 4414.1% 
Population 45 to 5414.4% 
Population 55 to 6410.2% 
Population 65 to 747.3% 
Population 75 and up5.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes8852
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes4 
Robberies20 
Aggravated Assaults64 
Total Property Crimes288228
Burglaries203 
Larceny Thefts60 
Motor Vehicle Thefts25 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population5,0415,089
Unemployed Population334312
Unemployment Rate6.6%6.1%

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