Rockdale County Information

Rockdale in Georgia occupies 132 square miles and has a 2006 population of 80,332, a change from a 2000 population of 70,111 and 54,091 in 1990. 15.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.1% percent is 25-35, and 15.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 389 acts of violent crime reported in Rockdale in 2004, a change from 222 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,996 people: 4.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.1%.

Read more about Rockdale, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyRockdale 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area132 sq. milesRanked 3,081 of 3,140
Population 200680,332Ranked 668 of 3,140
Population 200578,398 
Population 200070,111Ranked 709 of 3,140
Population 199054,091Ranked 795 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion62.2% 
African American34.4% 
Asian American2% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.1% 
Population 5 to 1414.4% 
Population 15 to 2415.1% 
Population 25 to 3413.1% 
Population 35 to 4415.4% 
Population 45 to 5415% 
Population 55 to 6410.5% 
Population 65 to 745.5% 
Population 75 and up3.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes389222
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes16 
Robberies72 
Aggravated Assaults296 
Total Property Crimes3,5362,286
Burglaries642 
Larceny Thefts2,536 
Motor Vehicle Thefts358 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population40,42637,061
Unemployed Population1,9961,138
Unemployment Rate4.9%3.1%

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