Pueblo County Information

Pueblo in Colorado occupies 2,398 square miles and has a 2006 population of 152,912, a change from a 2000 population of 141,472 and 123,051 in 1990. 14.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.8% percent is 25-35, and 13.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 713 acts of violent crime reported in Pueblo in 2004, a change from 1,019 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 4,022 people: 5.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.8%.

Read more about Pueblo, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPueblo 
StateColorado 
Land Area2,398 sq. milesRanked 245 of 3,140
Population 2006152,912Ranked 386 of 3,140
Population 2005150,974 
Population 2000141,472Ranked 388 of 3,140
Population 1990123,051Ranked 374 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion93.7% 
African American2.2% 
Asian American.7% 
Native American1.9% 
Pacific Islander.2% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.6% 
Population 5 to 1414.1% 
Population 15 to 2414.4% 
Population 25 to 3413.8% 
Population 35 to 4413.3% 
Population 45 to 5413.5% 
Population 55 to 649.5% 
Population 65 to 747.1% 
Population 75 and up7.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes7131,019
Murders / Manslaughters8 
Forcible Rapes37 
Robberies212 
Aggravated Assaults456 
Total Property Crimes7,1835,319
Burglaries1,625 
Larceny Thefts5,053 
Motor Vehicle Thefts505 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population71,26163,986
Unemployed Population4,0222,409
Unemployment Rate5.6%3.8%

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