La Paz County Information

La Paz in Arizona occupies 4,513 square miles and has a 2006 population of 20,256, a change from a 2000 population of 19,715 and 13,844 in 1990. 11.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 8.7% percent is 25-35, and 9.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 111 acts of violent crime reported in La Paz in 2004, a change from 35 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 446 people: 5.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.2%.

Read more about La Paz, Arizona in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLa Paz 
StateArizona 
Land Area4,513 sq. milesRanked 107 of 3,140
Population 200620,256Ranked 1,808 of 3,140
Population 200520,225 
Population 200019,715Ranked 1,812 of 3,140
Population 199013,844Ranked 2,068 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion84.2% 
African American1% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American13.2% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.4% 
Population 5 to 1410.7% 
Population 15 to 2411.1% 
Population 25 to 348.7% 
Population 35 to 449.8% 
Population 45 to 5412.1% 
Population 55 to 6413.2% 
Population 65 to 7415.7% 
Population 75 and up13.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes11135
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies2 
Aggravated Assaults109 
Total Property Crimes801649
Burglaries167 
Larceny Thefts559 
Motor Vehicle Thefts75 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population7,7307,597
Unemployed Population446473
Unemployment Rate5.8%6.2%

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