St Lucie County Information

St Lucie in Florida occupies 688 square miles and has a 2006 population of 252,724, a change from a 2000 population of 192,695 and 150,171 in 1990. 12.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.1% percent is 25-35, and 13% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 1,329 acts of violent crime reported in St Lucie in 2004, a change from 1,449 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 4,840 people: 4.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.7%.

Read more about St Lucie, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountySt Lucie 
StateFlorida 
Land Area688 sq. milesRanked 1,471 of 3,140
Population 2006252,724Ranked 242 of 3,140
Population 2005239,970 
Population 2000192,695Ranked 285 of 3,140
Population 1990150,171Ranked 312 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion80.8% 
African American16.5% 
Asian American1.3% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.6% 
Population 5 to 1412.3% 
Population 15 to 2412.5% 
Population 25 to 3412.1% 
Population 35 to 4413% 
Population 45 to 5412.9% 
Population 55 to 6410.6% 
Population 65 to 7410.3% 
Population 75 and up10.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1,3291,449
Murders / Manslaughters8 
Forcible Rapes94 
Robberies244 
Aggravated Assaults983 
Total Property Crimes7,8007,411
Burglaries2,324 
Larceny Thefts4,880 
Motor Vehicle Thefts596 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population114,98087,455
Unemployed Population4,8405,017
Unemployment Rate4.2%5.7%

St Lucie County Cities