Richmond County Information

Richmond in Georgia occupies 328 square miles and has a 2006 population of 194,398, a change from a 2000 population of 199,775 and 189,719 in 1990. 16.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14% percent is 25-35, and 13.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 838 acts of violent crime reported in Richmond in 2004, a change from 768 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 5,637 people: 6.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.3%.

Read more about Richmond, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyRichmond 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area328 sq. milesRanked 2,786 of 3,140
Population 2006194,398Ranked 306 of 3,140
Population 2005194,135 
Population 2000199,775Ranked 277 of 3,140
Population 1990189,719Ranked 253 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion43.7% 
African American52.7% 
Asian American1.6% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.2% 
Population 5 to 1414.3% 
Population 15 to 2416.2% 
Population 25 to 3414% 
Population 35 to 4413.5% 
Population 45 to 5413.5% 
Population 55 to 649.2% 
Population 65 to 746.1% 
Population 75 and up5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes838768
Murders / Manslaughters14 
Forcible Rapes155 
Robberies467 
Aggravated Assaults202 
Total Property Crimes13,40711,947
Burglaries2,624 
Larceny Thefts9,046 
Motor Vehicle Thefts1,737 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population90,64187,564
Unemployed Population5,6373,798
Unemployment Rate6.2%4.3%

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