Pasco County Information

Pasco in Florida occupies 868 square miles and has a 2006 population of 450,171, a change from a 2000 population of 344,768 and 281,131 in 1990. 11.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12% percent is 25-35, and 13.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 1,622 acts of violent crime reported in Pasco in 2004, a change from 1,808 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 6,998 people: 3.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.7%.

Read more about Pasco, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPasco 
StateFlorida 
Land Area868 sq. milesRanked 1,040 of 3,140
Population 2006450,171Ranked 142 of 3,140
Population 2005430,053 
Population 2000344,768Ranked 170 of 3,140
Population 1990281,131Ranked 176 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion93.5% 
African American3.4% 
Asian American1.5% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.3% 
Population 5 to 1411.7% 
Population 15 to 2411.6% 
Population 25 to 3412% 
Population 35 to 4413.5% 
Population 45 to 5412.8% 
Population 55 to 6411.5% 
Population 65 to 749.8% 
Population 75 and up11.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1,6221,808
Murders / Manslaughters17 
Forcible Rapes139 
Robberies242 
Aggravated Assaults1,224 
Total Property Crimes13,61012,282
Burglaries3,793 
Larceny Thefts8,736 
Motor Vehicle Thefts1,081 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population187,391150,276
Unemployed Population6,9985,540
Unemployment Rate3.7%3.7%

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