Hillsborough County Information

Hillsborough in Florida occupies 1,266 square miles and has a 2006 population of 1,157,738, a change from a 2000 population of 998,948 and 834,054 in 1990. 13.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.7% percent is 25-35, and 15.2% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 10,343 acts of violent crime reported in Hillsborough in 2004, a change from 11,263 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 18,935 people: 3.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.3%.

Read more about Hillsborough, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyHillsborough 
StateFlorida 
Land Area1,266 sq. milesRanked 546 of 3,140
Population 20061,157,738Ranked 32 of 3,140
Population 20051,131,542 
Population 2000998,948Ranked 35 of 3,140
Population 1990834,054Ranked 41 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion78.7% 
African American16.3% 
Asian American2.9% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.1% 
Population 5 to 1414.1% 
Population 15 to 2413.8% 
Population 25 to 3413.7% 
Population 35 to 4415.2% 
Population 45 to 5414.2% 
Population 55 to 6410.4% 
Population 65 to 746.3% 
Population 75 and up5.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes10,34311,263
Murders / Manslaughters58 
Forcible Rapes449 
Robberies2,496 
Aggravated Assaults7,340 
Total Property Crimes57,73660,185
Burglaries13,035 
Larceny Thefts36,836 
Motor Vehicle Thefts7,865 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population601,719528,979
Unemployed Population18,93517,245
Unemployment Rate3.1%3.3%

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