Sierra County Information

Sierra in California occupies 962 square miles and has a 2006 population of 3,455, a change from a 2000 population of 3,555 and 3,318 in 1990. 13.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 8.4% percent is 25-35, and 12.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 13 acts of violent crime reported in Sierra in 2004, a change from 4 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 121 people: 7.5% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.7%.

Read more about Sierra, California in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountySierra 
StateCalifornia 
Land Area962 sq. milesRanked 818 of 3,140
Population 20063,455Ranked 2,943 of 3,140
Population 20053,405 
Population 20003,555Ranked 2,949 of 3,140
Population 19903,318Ranked 2,970 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.9% 
African American.3% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American1.8% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 53.8% 
Population 5 to 1411.7% 
Population 15 to 2413.9% 
Population 25 to 348.4% 
Population 35 to 4412.3% 
Population 45 to 5417.7% 
Population 55 to 6415.1% 
Population 65 to 749.3% 
Population 75 and up7.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes134
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults13 
Total Property Crimes6141
Burglaries20 
Larceny Thefts36 
Motor Vehicle Thefts5 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population1,6191,798
Unemployed Population121103
Unemployment Rate7.5%5.7%

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