Walker County Information

Walker in Georgia occupies 447 square miles and has a 2006 population of 64,606, a change from a 2000 population of 61,053 and 58,310 in 1990. 12.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14.9% percent is 25-35, and 14.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 87 acts of violent crime reported in Walker in 2004, a change from 74 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,485 people: 4.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.5%.

Read more about Walker, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyWalker 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area447 sq. milesRanked 2,349 of 3,140
Population 200664,606Ranked 788 of 3,140
Population 200563,812 
Population 200061,053Ranked 797 of 3,140
Population 199058,310Ranked 743 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion94.6% 
African American4.1% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.8% 
Population 5 to 1413.2% 
Population 15 to 2412.8% 
Population 25 to 3414.9% 
Population 35 to 4414.4% 
Population 45 to 5414% 
Population 55 to 6411.1% 
Population 65 to 747.6% 
Population 75 and up6.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes8774
Murders / Manslaughters3 
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies14 
Aggravated Assaults70 
Total Property Crimes2,4701,612
Burglaries497 
Larceny Thefts1,808 
Motor Vehicle Thefts165 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population33,88430,561
Unemployed Population1,4851,065
Unemployment Rate4.4%3.5%

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