Wilcox County Information

Wilcox in Georgia occupies 383 square miles and has a 2006 population of 8,712, a change from a 2000 population of 8,577 and 7,008 in 1990. 13.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15.5% percent is 25-35, and 15.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 12 acts of violent crime reported in Wilcox in 2004, a change from 11 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 197 people: 6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.6%.

Read more about Wilcox, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyWilcox 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area383 sq. milesRanked 2,649 of 3,140
Population 20068,712Ranked 2,546 of 3,140
Population 20058,629 
Population 20008,577Ranked 2,560 of 3,140
Population 19907,008Ranked 2,658 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion63.4% 
African American36.3% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.8% 
Population 5 to 1411.6% 
Population 15 to 2413.5% 
Population 25 to 3415.5% 
Population 35 to 4415.3% 
Population 45 to 5414.7% 
Population 55 to 649.7% 
Population 65 to 747% 
Population 75 and up6.9% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1211
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults11 
Total Property Crimes2625
Burglaries11 
Larceny Thefts15 
Motor Vehicle Thefts  
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population3,3033,265
Unemployed Population197150
Unemployment Rate6%4.6%

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