Mitchell County Information

Mitchell in Georgia occupies 514 square miles and has a 2006 population of 23,852, a change from a 2000 population of 23,934 and 20,275 in 1990. 15.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14.2% percent is 25-35, and 14.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 29 acts of violent crime reported in Mitchell in 2004, a change from 43 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 521 people: 4.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5%.

Read more about Mitchell, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMitchell 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area514 sq. milesRanked 2,121 of 3,140
Population 200623,852Ranked 1,633 of 3,140
Population 200523,710 
Population 200023,934Ranked 1,596 of 3,140
Population 199020,275Ranked 1,663 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion51.7% 
African American47.1% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.1% 
Population 5 to 1414.1% 
Population 15 to 2415.5% 
Population 25 to 3414.2% 
Population 35 to 4414.3% 
Population 45 to 5413.5% 
Population 55 to 649.5% 
Population 65 to 746.6% 
Population 75 and up5.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes2943
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies8 
Aggravated Assaults19 
Total Property Crimes387588
Burglaries78 
Larceny Thefts293 
Motor Vehicle Thefts16 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,5699,946
Unemployed Population521497
Unemployment Rate4.9%5%

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