Murray County Information

Murray in Georgia occupies 347 square miles and has a 2006 population of 41,398, a change from a 2000 population of 36,503 and 26,147 in 1990. 13.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 17.6% percent is 25-35, and 15.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 59 acts of violent crime reported in Murray in 2004, a change from 23 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 930 people: 4.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.3%.

Read more about Murray, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMurray 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area347 sq. milesRanked 2,737 of 3,140
Population 200641,398Ranked 1,118 of 3,140
Population 200540,814 
Population 200036,503Ranked 1,203 of 3,140
Population 199026,147Ranked 1,415 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97.1% 
African American1.3% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.3% 
Population 5 to 1415.1% 
Population 15 to 2413.3% 
Population 25 to 3417.6% 
Population 35 to 4415.9% 
Population 45 to 5412.6% 
Population 55 to 649.4% 
Population 65 to 745.4% 
Population 75 and up3.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5923
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults55 
Total Property Crimes702871
Burglaries207 
Larceny Thefts446 
Motor Vehicle Thefts49 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population21,77119,697
Unemployed Population930651
Unemployment Rate4.3%3.3%

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