Winston County Information

Winston in Alabama occupies 632 square miles and has a 2006 population of 24,634, a change from a 2000 population of 24,843 and 22,053 in 1990. 12.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.6% percent is 25-35, and 15.2% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 69 acts of violent crime reported in Winston in 2004, a change from 35 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 475 people: 4.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.9%.

Read more about Winston, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyWinston 
StateAlabama 
Land Area632 sq. milesRanked 1,636 of 3,140
Population 200624,634Ranked 1,603 of 3,140
Population 200524,504 
Population 200024,843Ranked 1,564 of 3,140
Population 199022,053Ranked 1,573 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion98.3% 
African American.6% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.3% 
Population 5 to 1412.5% 
Population 15 to 2412.1% 
Population 25 to 3412.6% 
Population 35 to 4415.2% 
Population 45 to 5414% 
Population 55 to 6413.3% 
Population 65 to 748.6% 
Population 75 and up6.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes6935
Murders / Manslaughters3 
Forcible Rapes3 
Robberies3 
Aggravated Assaults60 
Total Property Crimes450211
Burglaries141 
Larceny Thefts274 
Motor Vehicle Thefts35 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,72211,758
Unemployed Population475816
Unemployment Rate4.4%6.9%

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