Gilmer County Information

Gilmer in Georgia occupies 432 square miles and has a 2006 population of 28,175, a change from a 2000 population of 23,456 and 13,368 in 1990. 12.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 16% percent is 25-35, and 14.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 6 acts of violent crime reported in Gilmer in 2004, a change from 3 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 513 people: 3.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.2%.

Read more about Gilmer, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyGilmer 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area432 sq. milesRanked 2,433 of 3,140
Population 200628,175Ranked 1,479 of 3,140
Population 200527,349 
Population 200023,456Ranked 1,619 of 3,140
Population 199013,368Ranked 2,108 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.5% 
African American.8% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.8% 
Pacific Islander1.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.6% 
Population 5 to 1413.1% 
Population 15 to 2412.1% 
Population 25 to 3416% 
Population 35 to 4414.5% 
Population 45 to 5412.6% 
Population 55 to 6411.6% 
Population 65 to 748.3% 
Population 75 and up5.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes63
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults3 
Total Property Crimes273256
Burglaries64 
Larceny Thefts163 
Motor Vehicle Thefts46 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population14,21911,345
Unemployed Population513362
Unemployment Rate3.6%3.2%

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