Union County Information

Union in Arkansas occupies 1,055 square miles and has a 2006 population of 44,170, a change from a 2000 population of 45,629 and 46,719 in 1990. 13.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.4% percent is 25-35, and 13.7% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 210 acts of violent crime reported in Union in 2004, a change from 375 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,350 people: 6.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.7%.

Read more about Union, Arkansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyUnion 
StateArkansas 
Land Area1,055 sq. milesRanked 711 of 3,140
Population 200644,170Ranked 1,055 of 3,140
Population 200544,060 
Population 200045,629Ranked 988 of 3,140
Population 199046,719Ranked 895 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion65.3% 
African American33% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.5% 
Population 5 to 1413.2% 
Population 15 to 2413.1% 
Population 25 to 3411.4% 
Population 35 to 4413.7% 
Population 45 to 5415.1% 
Population 55 to 6411.2% 
Population 65 to 747.7% 
Population 75 and up8.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes210375
Murders / Manslaughters3 
Forcible Rapes7 
Robberies36 
Aggravated Assaults164 
Total Property Crimes1,8031,585
Burglaries657 
Larceny Thefts1,036 
Motor Vehicle Thefts110 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population19,92520,200
Unemployed Population1,350945
Unemployment Rate6.8%4.7%

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