Collier County Information

Collier in Florida occupies 2,305 square miles and has a 2006 population of 314,649, a change from a 2000 population of 251,377 and 152,099 in 1990. 10.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.8% percent is 25-35, and 12.7% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 1,317 acts of violent crime reported in Collier in 2004, a change from 1,378 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 4,652 people: 3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.7%.

Read more about Collier, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyCollier 
StateFlorida 
Land Area2,305 sq. milesRanked 264 of 3,140
Population 2006314,649Ranked 193 of 3,140
Population 2005307,864 
Population 2000251,377Ranked 228 of 3,140
Population 1990152,099Ranked 305 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion92% 
African American5.9% 
Asian American.9% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.2% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.4% 
Population 5 to 1411.1% 
Population 15 to 2410.6% 
Population 25 to 3411.8% 
Population 35 to 4412.7% 
Population 45 to 5412% 
Population 55 to 6411.7% 
Population 65 to 7412.2% 
Population 75 and up11.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1,3171,378
Murders / Manslaughters14 
Forcible Rapes94 
Robberies218 
Aggravated Assaults991 
Total Property Crimes6,8348,576
Burglaries1,550 
Larceny Thefts4,868 
Motor Vehicle Thefts416 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population153,365116,109
Unemployed Population4,6524,311
Unemployment Rate3%3.7%

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