Lake County Information

Lake in Florida occupies 1,156 square miles and has a 2006 population of 290,435, a change from a 2000 population of 210,527 and 152,104 in 1990. 10.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.8% percent is 25-35, and 12.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 1,615 acts of violent crime reported in Lake in 2004, a change from 1,838 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 4,090 people: 3.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.6%.

Read more about Lake, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLake 
StateFlorida 
Land Area1,156 sq. milesRanked 610 of 3,140
Population 2006290,435Ranked 210 of 3,140
Population 2005276,822 
Population 2000210,527Ranked 265 of 3,140
Population 1990152,104Ranked 304 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion88.4% 
African American8.8% 
Asian American1.4% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.4% 
Population 5 to 1411% 
Population 15 to 2410.6% 
Population 25 to 3411.8% 
Population 35 to 4412.5% 
Population 45 to 5411.6% 
Population 55 to 6410.6% 
Population 65 to 7413.1% 
Population 75 and up13.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1,6151,838
Murders / Manslaughters9 
Forcible Rapes82 
Robberies135 
Aggravated Assaults1,389 
Total Property Crimes6,6496,849
Burglaries2,134 
Larceny Thefts3,960 
Motor Vehicle Thefts555 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population123,12693,300
Unemployed Population4,0903,341
Unemployment Rate3.3%3.6%

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