Santa Rosa County Information

Santa Rosa in Florida occupies 1,174 square miles and has a 2006 population of 144,561, a change from a 2000 population of 117,743 and 81,961 in 1990. 13.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.2% percent is 25-35, and 15.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 414 acts of violent crime reported in Santa Rosa in 2004, a change from 390 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,072 people: 3.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.8%.

Read more about Santa Rosa, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountySanta Rosa 
StateFlorida 
Land Area1,174 sq. milesRanked 600 of 3,140
Population 2006144,561Ranked 415 of 3,140
Population 2005142,442 
Population 2000117,743Ranked 459 of 3,140
Population 199081,961Ranked 554 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion90.9% 
African American4.9% 
Asian American1.5% 
Native American.9% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.9% 
Population 5 to 1413.4% 
Population 15 to 2413.8% 
Population 25 to 3412.2% 
Population 35 to 4415.4% 
Population 45 to 5415.5% 
Population 55 to 6411.9% 
Population 65 to 747.5% 
Population 75 and up4.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes414390
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes46 
Robberies32 
Aggravated Assaults331 
Total Property Crimes2,2182,154
Burglaries605 
Larceny Thefts1,501 
Motor Vehicle Thefts112 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population67,79654,985
Unemployed Population2,0722,104
Unemployment Rate3.1%3.8%

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