Hendry County Information

Hendry in Florida occupies 1,190 square miles and has a 2006 population of 40,459, a change from a 2000 population of 36,210 and 25,773 in 1990. 18% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15% percent is 25-35, and 13.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 295 acts of violent crime reported in Hendry in 2004, a change from 271 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,091 people: 6.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 7.2%.

Read more about Hendry, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyHendry 
StateFlorida 
Land Area1,190 sq. milesRanked 591 of 3,140
Population 200640,459Ranked 1,147 of 3,140
Population 200539,585 
Population 200036,210Ranked 1,209 of 3,140
Population 199025,773Ranked 1,429 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion84.2% 
African American13.5% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American1.4% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.9% 
Population 5 to 1415.7% 
Population 15 to 2418% 
Population 25 to 3415% 
Population 35 to 4413.4% 
Population 45 to 5410.5% 
Population 55 to 648.2% 
Population 65 to 746.1% 
Population 75 and up4.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes295271
Murders / Manslaughters2 
Forcible Rapes12 
Robberies63 
Aggravated Assaults218 
Total Property Crimes1,2441,274
Burglaries336 
Larceny Thefts802 
Motor Vehicle Thefts106 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population17,70616,296
Unemployed Population1,0911,171
Unemployment Rate6.2%7.2%

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