Los Angeles County Information

Los Angeles in California occupies 4,752 square miles and has a 2006 population of 9,948,081, a change from a 2000 population of 9,519,330 and 8,863,052 in 1990. 14.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14.6% percent is 25-35, and 15.6% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 76,652 acts of violent crime reported in Los Angeles in 2004, a change from 89,986 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 228,994 people: 4.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.4%.

Read more about Los Angeles, California in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLos Angeles 
StateCalifornia 
Land Area4,752 sq. milesRanked 96 of 3,140
Population 20069,948,081Ranked 1 of 3,140
Population 20059,941,197 
Population 20009,519,330Ranked 1 of 3,140
Population 19908,863,052Ranked 1 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion74.1% 
African American9.7% 
Asian American13.1% 
Native American1.1% 
Pacific Islander.3% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.6% 
Population 5 to 1415.4% 
Population 15 to 2414.4% 
Population 25 to 3414.6% 
Population 35 to 4415.6% 
Population 45 to 5413.4% 
Population 55 to 648.9% 
Population 65 to 745.2% 
Population 75 and up4.9% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes76,65289,986
Murders / Manslaughters1,038 
Forcible Rapes2,483 
Robberies26,565 
Aggravated Assaults46,566 
Total Property Crimes297,521289,465
Burglaries59,425 
Larceny Thefts165,971 
Motor Vehicle Thefts72,125 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population4,860,6204,677,326
Unemployed Population228,994252,432
Unemployment Rate4.7%5.4%

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