Oglethorpe County Information

Oglethorpe in Georgia occupies 442 square miles and has a 2006 population of 13,997, a change from a 2000 population of 12,635 and 9,763 in 1990. 12.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15.2% percent is 25-35, and 15.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 5 acts of violent crime reported in Oglethorpe in 2004, a change from 76 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 285 people: 3.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3%.

Read more about Oglethorpe, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyOglethorpe 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area442 sq. milesRanked 2,377 of 3,140
Population 200613,997Ranked 2,171 of 3,140
Population 200513,601 
Population 200012,635Ranked 2,255 of 3,140
Population 19909,763Ranked 2,408 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion80.3% 
African American18.8% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.2% 
Population 5 to 1414% 
Population 15 to 2412.3% 
Population 25 to 3415.2% 
Population 35 to 4415.5% 
Population 45 to 5413.8% 
Population 55 to 6411.2% 
Population 65 to 747% 
Population 75 and up5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes576
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults5 
Total Property Crimes78175
Burglaries17 
Larceny Thefts52 
Motor Vehicle Thefts9 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population7,8526,657
Unemployed Population285199
Unemployment Rate3.6%3%

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