Elbert County Information

Elbert in Colorado occupies 1,851 square miles and has a 2006 population of 23,181, a change from a 2000 population of 19,872 and 9,646 in 1990. 14.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.2% percent is 25-35, and 16.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 19 acts of violent crime reported in Elbert in 2004, a change from 60 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 534 people: 4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 2.3%.

Read more about Elbert, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyElbert 
StateColorado 
Land Area1,851 sq. milesRanked 352 of 3,140
Population 200623,181Ranked 1,664 of 3,140
Population 200522,741 
Population 200019,872Ranked 1,800 of 3,140
Population 19909,646Ranked 2,419 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.4% 
African American.7% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American.8% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.3% 
Population 5 to 1414.9% 
Population 15 to 2414.2% 
Population 25 to 3411.2% 
Population 35 to 4416.4% 
Population 45 to 5419.8% 
Population 55 to 6411.1% 
Population 65 to 744.6% 
Population 75 and up2.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1960
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes1 
Robberies2 
Aggravated Assaults16 
Total Property Crimes194158
Burglaries56 
Larceny Thefts121 
Motor Vehicle Thefts17 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population13,31411,656
Unemployed Population534264
Unemployment Rate4%2.3%

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