Perry County Information

Perry in Alabama occupies 724 square miles and has a 2006 population of 11,186, a change from a 2000 population of 11,863 and 12,759 in 1990. 17.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 10.8% percent is 25-35, and 11.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 94 acts of violent crime reported in Perry in 2004, a change from 5 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 275 people: 7.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 8.2%.

Read more about Perry, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPerry 
StateAlabama 
Land Area724 sq. milesRanked 1,342 of 3,140
Population 200611,186Ranked 2,352 of 3,140
Population 200511,308 
Population 200011,863Ranked 2,303 of 3,140
Population 199012,759Ranked 2,161 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion30% 
African American69.6% 
Asian American% 
Native American.1% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.6% 
Population 5 to 1415% 
Population 15 to 2417.9% 
Population 25 to 3410.8% 
Population 35 to 4411.1% 
Population 45 to 5412.3% 
Population 55 to 6410.1% 
Population 65 to 747.7% 
Population 75 and up6.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes945
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes3 
Robberies12 
Aggravated Assaults79 
Total Property Crimes38564
Burglaries95 
Larceny Thefts248 
Motor Vehicle Thefts42 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population3,6124,120
Unemployed Population275338
Unemployment Rate7.6%8.2%

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