Plumas County Information

Plumas in California occupies 2,613 square miles and has a 2006 population of 21,263, a change from a 2000 population of 20,824 and 19,739 in 1990. 13.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 9.8% percent is 25-35, and 11.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 56 acts of violent crime reported in Plumas in 2004, a change from 63 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 789 people: 7.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 7%.

Read more about Plumas, California in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPlumas 
StateCalifornia 
Land Area2,613 sq. milesRanked 217 of 3,140
Population 200621,263Ranked 1,752 of 3,140
Population 200521,409 
Population 200020,824Ranked 1,745 of 3,140
Population 199019,739Ranked 1,689 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion94.1% 
African American.8% 
Asian American.7% 
Native American2.4% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 54% 
Population 5 to 1410.9% 
Population 15 to 2413.1% 
Population 25 to 349.8% 
Population 35 to 4411.5% 
Population 45 to 5416.9% 
Population 55 to 6415.3% 
Population 65 to 749.9% 
Population 75 and up8.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5663
Murders / Manslaughters2 
Forcible Rapes7 
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults43 
Total Property Crimes459548
Burglaries155 
Larceny Thefts280 
Motor Vehicle Thefts24 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,3099,749
Unemployed Population789684
Unemployment Rate7.7%7%

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