Gordon County Information

Gordon in Georgia occupies 358 square miles and has a 2006 population of 51,419, a change from a 2000 population of 44,104 and 35,067 in 1990. 12.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 17.3% percent is 25-35, and 15.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 51 acts of violent crime reported in Gordon in 2004, a change from 73 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,201 people: 4.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.3%.

Read more about Gordon, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyGordon 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area358 sq. milesRanked 2,715 of 3,140
Population 200651,419Ranked 936 of 3,140
Population 200550,227 
Population 200044,104Ranked 1,014 of 3,140
Population 199035,067Ranked 1,130 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion94.4% 
African American3.5% 
Asian American.8% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.2% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.9% 
Population 5 to 1413.7% 
Population 15 to 2412.5% 
Population 25 to 3417.3% 
Population 35 to 4415.5% 
Population 45 to 5412.3% 
Population 55 to 649.8% 
Population 65 to 746.3% 
Population 75 and up4.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5173
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes8 
Robberies7 
Aggravated Assaults36 
Total Property Crimes1,2161,508
Burglaries237 
Larceny Thefts902 
Motor Vehicle Thefts77 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population27,42924,416
Unemployed Population1,201805
Unemployment Rate4.4%3.3%

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