Oconee County Information

Oconee in Georgia occupies 186 square miles and has a 2006 population of 30,858, a change from a 2000 population of 26,225 and 17,618 in 1990. 15.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12% percent is 25-35, and 15.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 16 acts of violent crime reported in Oconee in 2004, a change from 19 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 550 people: 3.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 2.5%.

Read more about Oconee, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyOconee 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area186 sq. milesRanked 3,039 of 3,140
Population 200630,858Ranked 1,398 of 3,140
Population 200529,760 
Population 200026,225Ranked 1,510 of 3,140
Population 199017,618Ranked 1,812 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion90.7% 
African American6.3% 
Asian American2.1% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.9% 
Population 5 to 1415.2% 
Population 15 to 2415.3% 
Population 25 to 3412% 
Population 35 to 4415.3% 
Population 45 to 5416.9% 
Population 55 to 6410.6% 
Population 65 to 745.2% 
Population 75 and up3.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1619
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes3 
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults9 
Total Property Crimes334660
Burglaries68 
Larceny Thefts235 
Motor Vehicle Thefts31 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population17,87814,408
Unemployed Population550363
Unemployment Rate3.1%2.5%

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