Heard County Information

Heard in Georgia occupies 301 square miles and has a 2006 population of 11,472, a change from a 2000 population of 11,012 and 8,628 in 1990. 13.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.8% percent is 25-35, and 15.6% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 13 acts of violent crime reported in Heard in 2004, a change from 22 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 248 people: 4.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.9%.

Read more about Heard, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyHeard 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area301 sq. milesRanked 2,844 of 3,140
Population 200611,472Ranked 2,331 of 3,140
Population 200511,336 
Population 200011,012Ranked 2,364 of 3,140
Population 19908,628Ranked 2,500 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion89% 
African American10.3% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.2% 
Population 5 to 1416.1% 
Population 15 to 2413.5% 
Population 25 to 3413.8% 
Population 35 to 4415.6% 
Population 45 to 5413.2% 
Population 55 to 6410.6% 
Population 65 to 746.3% 
Population 75 and up4.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1322
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults11 
Total Property Crimes205130
Burglaries65 
Larceny Thefts103 
Motor Vehicle Thefts37 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population5,1055,149
Unemployed Population248202
Unemployment Rate4.9%3.9%

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