Marengo County Information

Marengo in Alabama occupies 983 square miles and has a 2006 population of 21,842, a change from a 2000 population of 22,537 and 23,084 in 1990. 14% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.4% percent is 25-35, and 13% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 127 acts of violent crime reported in Marengo in 2004, a change from 126 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 361 people: 4.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.6%.

Read more about Marengo, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMarengo 
StateAlabama 
Land Area983 sq. milesRanked 792 of 3,140
Population 200621,842Ranked 1,724 of 3,140
Population 200521,824 
Population 200022,537Ranked 1,669 of 3,140
Population 199023,084Ranked 1,534 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion47.1% 
African American52.2% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57% 
Population 5 to 1414.5% 
Population 15 to 2414% 
Population 25 to 3411.4% 
Population 35 to 4413% 
Population 45 to 5414.6% 
Population 55 to 6411.3% 
Population 65 to 747.7% 
Population 75 and up6.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes127126
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes9 
Robberies18 
Aggravated Assaults99 
Total Property Crimes574403
Burglaries141 
Larceny Thefts415 
Motor Vehicle Thefts18 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population8,9139,095
Unemployed Population361419
Unemployment Rate4.1%4.6%

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