Lassen County Information

Lassen in California occupies 4,720 square miles and has a 2006 population of 34,715, a change from a 2000 population of 33,828 and 27,598 in 1990. 16.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 18.4% percent is 25-35, and 17.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 100 acts of violent crime reported in Lassen in 2004, a change from 73 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 983 people: 8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 7.2%.

Read more about Lassen, California in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLassen 
StateCalifornia 
Land Area4,720 sq. milesRanked 100 of 3,140
Population 200634,715Ranked 1,302 of 3,140
Population 200534,603 
Population 200033,828Ranked 1,287 of 3,140
Population 199027,598Ranked 1,368 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion84.3% 
African American9.5% 
Asian American.9% 
Native American3.1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 54% 
Population 5 to 1411.1% 
Population 15 to 2416.8% 
Population 25 to 3418.4% 
Population 35 to 4417.3% 
Population 45 to 5414.1% 
Population 55 to 649.4% 
Population 65 to 744.6% 
Population 75 and up4.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes10073
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes8 
Robberies3 
Aggravated Assaults89 
Total Property Crimes530423
Burglaries148 
Larceny Thefts327 
Motor Vehicle Thefts55 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population12,35411,360
Unemployed Population983819
Unemployment Rate8%7.2%

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