Walton County Information

Walton in Florida occupies 1,238 square miles and has a 2006 population of 52,270, a change from a 2000 population of 40,602 and 27,759 in 1990. 11.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.5% percent is 25-35, and 14.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 224 acts of violent crime reported in Walton in 2004, a change from 283 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 662 people: 2.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.5%.

Read more about Walton, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyWalton 
StateFlorida 
Land Area1,238 sq. milesRanked 562 of 3,140
Population 200652,270Ranked 923 of 3,140
Population 200550,403 
Population 200040,602Ranked 1,098 of 3,140
Population 199027,759Ranked 1,360 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion89.7% 
African American6.8% 
Asian American.7% 
Native American1.1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.5% 
Population 5 to 1411.9% 
Population 15 to 2411.8% 
Population 25 to 3413.5% 
Population 35 to 4414.5% 
Population 45 to 5415.1% 
Population 55 to 6413.3% 
Population 65 to 748.7% 
Population 75 and up5.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes224283
Murders / Manslaughters3 
Forcible Rapes8 
Robberies5 
Aggravated Assaults208 
Total Property Crimes1,2911,209
Burglaries326 
Larceny Thefts869 
Motor Vehicle Thefts96 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population31,51319,418
Unemployed Population662672
Unemployment Rate2.1%3.5%

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