Dougherty County Information

Dougherty in Georgia occupies 335 square miles and has a 2006 population of 94,773, a change from a 2000 population of 96,065 and 96,321 in 1990. 16.7% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.3% percent is 25-35, and 12.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 544 acts of violent crime reported in Dougherty in 2004, a change from 570 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,555 people: 6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.1%.

Read more about Dougherty, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyDougherty 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area335 sq. milesRanked 2,773 of 3,140
Population 200694,773Ranked 586 of 3,140
Population 200594,998 
Population 200096,065Ranked 539 of 3,140
Population 199096,321Ranked 479 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion34.2% 
African American63.7% 
Asian American1.1% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58% 
Population 5 to 1414.8% 
Population 15 to 2416.7% 
Population 25 to 3413.3% 
Population 35 to 4412.8% 
Population 45 to 5413% 
Population 55 to 649.9% 
Population 65 to 746.2% 
Population 75 and up5.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes544570
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes51 
Robberies225 
Aggravated Assaults263 
Total Property Crimes5,7035,576
Burglaries1,674 
Larceny Thefts3,655 
Motor Vehicle Thefts374 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population42,27541,670
Unemployed Population2,5552,131
Unemployment Rate6%5.1%

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