Charlotte County Information

Charlotte in Florida occupies 859 square miles and has a 2006 population of 154,438, a change from a 2000 population of 141,627 and 110,975 in 1990. 9.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 8.6% percent is 25-35, and 10.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 632 acts of violent crime reported in Charlotte in 2004, a change from 312 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,345 people: 3.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.7%.

Read more about Charlotte, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyCharlotte 
StateFlorida 
Land Area859 sq. milesRanked 1,070 of 3,140
Population 2006154,438Ranked 381 of 3,140
Population 2005154,340 
Population 2000141,627Ranked 387 of 3,140
Population 1990110,975Ranked 415 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion92.7% 
African American5.3% 
Asian American1.1% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 53.5% 
Population 5 to 148.9% 
Population 15 to 249.1% 
Population 25 to 348.6% 
Population 35 to 4410.4% 
Population 45 to 5412.1% 
Population 55 to 6413.7% 
Population 65 to 7416.1% 
Population 75 and up17.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes632312
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes41 
Robberies82 
Aggravated Assaults504 
Total Property Crimes4,6572,985
Burglaries1,267 
Larceny Thefts3,118 
Motor Vehicle Thefts272 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population68,08555,163
Unemployed Population2,3452,043
Unemployment Rate3.4%3.7%

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