Delta County Information

Delta in Colorado occupies 1,149 square miles and has a 2006 population of 30,401, a change from a 2000 population of 27,834 and 20,980 in 1990. 12.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.9% percent is 25-35, and 11.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 61 acts of violent crime reported in Delta in 2004, a change from 39 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 643 people: 4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.5%.

Read more about Delta, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyDelta 
StateColorado 
Land Area1,149 sq. milesRanked 621 of 3,140
Population 200630,401Ranked 1,403 of 3,140
Population 200529,991 
Population 200027,834Ranked 1,456 of 3,140
Population 199020,980Ranked 1,631 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97.1% 
African American.6% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.9% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.4% 
Population 5 to 1412.4% 
Population 15 to 2412.9% 
Population 25 to 3411.9% 
Population 35 to 4411.9% 
Population 45 to 5414.1% 
Population 55 to 6411.9% 
Population 65 to 749.6% 
Population 75 and up9.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes6139
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes10 
Robberies6 
Aggravated Assaults45 
Total Property Crimes437389
Burglaries88 
Larceny Thefts333 
Motor Vehicle Thefts16 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population15,88612,341
Unemployed Population643434
Unemployment Rate4%3.5%

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