Pike County Information

Pike in Georgia occupies 219 square miles and has a 2006 population of 16,801, a change from a 2000 population of 13,688 and 10,224 in 1990. 14.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15.6% percent is 25-35, and 15.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 26 acts of violent crime reported in Pike in 2004, a change from 17 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 362 people: 4.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.6%.

Read more about Pike, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPike 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area219 sq. milesRanked 2,989 of 3,140
Population 200616,801Ranked 1,984 of 3,140
Population 200516,073 
Population 200013,688Ranked 2,188 of 3,140
Population 199010,224Ranked 2,368 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion86.5% 
African American12.5% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56% 
Population 5 to 1413.8% 
Population 15 to 2414.6% 
Population 25 to 3415.6% 
Population 35 to 4415.9% 
Population 45 to 5413.6% 
Population 55 to 649.8% 
Population 65 to 746.4% 
Population 75 and up4.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes2617
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies6 
Aggravated Assaults20 
Total Property Crimes165194
Burglaries39 
Larceny Thefts107 
Motor Vehicle Thefts19 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population7,9527,013
Unemployed Population362255
Unemployment Rate4.6%3.6%

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