Lowndes County Information

Lowndes in Georgia occupies 511 square miles and has a 2006 population of 97,844, a change from a 2000 population of 92,125 and 75,981 in 1990. 18.7% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 16.2% percent is 25-35, and 14.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 415 acts of violent crime reported in Lowndes in 2004, a change from 20 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,053 people: 3.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.4%.

Read more about Lowndes, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLowndes 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area511 sq. milesRanked 2,135 of 3,140
Population 200697,844Ranked 573 of 3,140
Population 200596,756 
Population 200092,125Ranked 553 of 3,140
Population 199075,981Ranked 591 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion63% 
African American34.1% 
Asian American1.3% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.6% 
Population 5 to 1413.8% 
Population 15 to 2418.7% 
Population 25 to 3416.2% 
Population 35 to 4414.3% 
Population 45 to 5412% 
Population 55 to 647.9% 
Population 65 to 745.3% 
Population 75 and up4.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes41520
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes50 
Robberies124 
Aggravated Assaults236 
Total Property Crimes4,703340
Burglaries805 
Larceny Thefts3,654 
Motor Vehicle Thefts244 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population52,38343,640
Unemployed Population2,0531,914
Unemployment Rate3.9%4.4%

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