Tallapoosa County Information

Tallapoosa in Alabama occupies 766 square miles and has a 2006 population of 41,010, a change from a 2000 population of 41,794 and 38,826 in 1990. 12% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.5% percent is 25-35, and 13.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 202 acts of violent crime reported in Tallapoosa in 2004, a change from 139 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 847 people: 4.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.3%.

Read more about Tallapoosa, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyTallapoosa 
StateAlabama 
Land Area766 sq. milesRanked 1,244 of 3,140
Population 200641,010Ranked 1,134 of 3,140
Population 200540,718 
Population 200041,794Ranked 1,059 of 3,140
Population 199038,826Ranked 1,028 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion72.9% 
African American26.3% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.7% 
Population 5 to 1412.7% 
Population 15 to 2412% 
Population 25 to 3411.5% 
Population 35 to 4413.8% 
Population 45 to 5414.8% 
Population 55 to 6412.9% 
Population 65 to 748.9% 
Population 75 and up7.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes202139
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes22 
Robberies34 
Aggravated Assaults145 
Total Property Crimes1,5561,178
Burglaries312 
Larceny Thefts1,173 
Motor Vehicle Thefts71 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population18,59419,544
Unemployed Population847847
Unemployment Rate4.6%4.3%

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