Pierce County Information

Pierce in Georgia occupies 344 square miles and has a 2006 population of 17,452, a change from a 2000 population of 15,625 and 13,328 in 1990. 14.7% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14% percent is 25-35, and 14.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 15 acts of violent crime reported in Pierce in 2004, a change from 47 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 354 people: 4.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4%.

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General Information
CountyPierce 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area344 sq. milesRanked 2,748 of 3,140
Population 200617,452Ranked 1,945 of 3,140
Population 200517,120 
Population 200015,625Ranked 2,048 of 3,140
Population 199013,328Ranked 2,111 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion88.1% 
African American10.7% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.9% 
Population 5 to 1413.4% 
Population 15 to 2414.7% 
Population 25 to 3414% 
Population 35 to 4414.1% 
Population 45 to 5413.3% 
Population 55 to 6411.2% 
Population 65 to 747.3% 
Population 75 and up5.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1547
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies3 
Aggravated Assaults12 
Total Property Crimes359197
Burglaries45 
Larceny Thefts305 
Motor Vehicle Thefts9 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population8,4207,677
Unemployed Population354309
Unemployment Rate4.2%4%

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