Bleckley County Information

Bleckley in Georgia occupies 219 square miles and has a 2006 population of 12,353, a change from a 2000 population of 11,666 and 10,430 in 1990. 18.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.1% percent is 25-35, and 13.6% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 25 acts of violent crime reported in Bleckley in 2004, a change from 18 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 312 people: 6.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.1%.

Read more about Bleckley, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyBleckley 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area219 sq. milesRanked 2,990 of 3,140
Population 200612,353Ranked 2,279 of 3,140
Population 200512,210 
Population 200011,666Ranked 2,322 of 3,140
Population 199010,430Ranked 2,346 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion73.9% 
African American24.7% 
Asian American1.2% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.9% 
Population 5 to 1413.3% 
Population 15 to 2418.5% 
Population 25 to 3412.1% 
Population 35 to 4413.6% 
Population 45 to 5412.7% 
Population 55 to 6410.1% 
Population 65 to 747.6% 
Population 75 and up6.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes2518
Murders / Manslaughters2 
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults19 
Total Property Crimes332137
Burglaries55 
Larceny Thefts263 
Motor Vehicle Thefts14 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population5,1165,190
Unemployed Population312211
Unemployment Rate6.1%4.1%

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