Chattooga County Information

Chattooga in Georgia occupies 314 square miles and has a 2006 population of 26,442, a change from a 2000 population of 25,470 and 22,236 in 1990. 13.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 16.1% percent is 25-35, and 14.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 10 acts of violent crime reported in Chattooga in 2004, a change from 2 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 569 people: 5.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.6%.

Read more about Chattooga, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyChattooga 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area314 sq. milesRanked 2,814 of 3,140
Population 200626,442Ranked 1,537 of 3,140
Population 200526,499 
Population 200025,470Ranked 1,542 of 3,140
Population 199022,236Ranked 1,569 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion88.3% 
African American10.7% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.2% 
Population 5 to 1412.6% 
Population 15 to 2413.2% 
Population 25 to 3416.1% 
Population 35 to 4414.4% 
Population 45 to 5413.3% 
Population 55 to 6410.5% 
Population 65 to 747.2% 
Population 75 and up6.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes102
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults10 
Total Property Crimes41118
Burglaries7 
Larceny Thefts32 
Motor Vehicle Thefts2 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population11,04211,678
Unemployed Population569426
Unemployment Rate5.2%3.6%

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