Whitfield County Information

Whitfield in Georgia occupies 291 square miles and has a 2006 population of 92,999, a change from a 2000 population of 83,558 and 72,462 in 1990. 13.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14% percent is 25-35, and 14.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 375 acts of violent crime reported in Whitfield in 2004, a change from 286 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,109 people: 4.5% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.5%.

Read more about Whitfield, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyWhitfield 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area291 sq. milesRanked 2,856 of 3,140
Population 200692,999Ranked 599 of 3,140
Population 200591,099 
Population 200083,558Ranked 623 of 3,140
Population 199072,462Ranked 617 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion93.3% 
African American3.9% 
Asian American1.3% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 59.6% 
Population 5 to 1415.2% 
Population 15 to 2413.3% 
Population 25 to 3414% 
Population 35 to 4414.8% 
Population 45 to 5412.9% 
Population 55 to 649.8% 
Population 65 to 746.2% 
Population 75 and up4.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes375286
Murders / Manslaughters6 
Forcible Rapes25 
Robberies54 
Aggravated Assaults290 
Total Property Crimes4,4713,736
Burglaries808 
Larceny Thefts3,281 
Motor Vehicle Thefts382 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population47,22643,833
Unemployed Population2,1091,515
Unemployment Rate4.5%3.5%

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