Sumter County Information

Sumter in Georgia occupies 493 square miles and has a 2006 population of 32,490, a change from a 2000 population of 33,200 and 30,232 in 1990. 16% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.5% percent is 25-35, and 12.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 93 acts of violent crime reported in Sumter in 2004, a change from 162 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 926 people: 6.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.3%.

Read more about Sumter, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountySumter 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area493 sq. milesRanked 2,209 of 3,140
Population 200632,490Ranked 1,356 of 3,140
Population 200532,507 
Population 200033,200Ranked 1,309 of 3,140
Population 199030,232Ranked 1,285 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion49% 
African American49.8% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.5% 
Population 5 to 1415.1% 
Population 15 to 2416% 
Population 25 to 3413.5% 
Population 35 to 4412.9% 
Population 45 to 5412.3% 
Population 55 to 649.8% 
Population 65 to 746.3% 
Population 75 and up6.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes93162
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies16 
Aggravated Assaults76 
Total Property Crimes1,1771,318
Burglaries408 
Larceny Thefts730 
Motor Vehicle Thefts39 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population14,77515,418
Unemployed Population926656
Unemployment Rate6.3%4.3%

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