Walton County Information

Walton in Georgia occupies 330 square miles and has a 2006 population of 79,388, a change from a 2000 population of 60,687 and 38,586 in 1990. 13.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15.6% percent is 25-35, and 16.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 86 acts of violent crime reported in Walton in 2004, a change from 118 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,763 people: 4.5% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.1%.

Read more about Walton, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyWalton 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area330 sq. milesRanked 2,779 of 3,140
Population 200679,388Ranked 677 of 3,140
Population 200575,670 
Population 200060,687Ranked 799 of 3,140
Population 199038,586Ranked 1,038 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion83.5% 
African American14.5% 
Asian American.9% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.2% 
Population 5 to 1414.7% 
Population 15 to 2413.4% 
Population 25 to 3415.6% 
Population 35 to 4416.5% 
Population 45 to 5412.7% 
Population 55 to 649.4% 
Population 65 to 746% 
Population 75 and up4.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes86118
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes6 
Robberies14 
Aggravated Assaults61 
Total Property Crimes1,3321,447
Burglaries318 
Larceny Thefts838 
Motor Vehicle Thefts176 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population39,10632,650
Unemployed Population1,7631,001
Unemployment Rate4.5%3.1%

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