Jerome County Information

Jerome in Idaho occupies 602 square miles and has a 2006 population of 20,130, a change from a 2000 population of 18,342 and 15,138 in 1990. 14.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.6% percent is 25-35, and 13.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 45 acts of violent crime reported in Jerome in 2004, a change from 56 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 327 people: 3.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.2%.

Read more about Jerome, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyJerome 
StateIdaho 
Land Area602 sq. milesRanked 1,734 of 3,140
Population 200620,130Ranked 1,816 of 3,140
Population 200519,677 
Population 200018,342Ranked 1,879 of 3,140
Population 199015,138Ranked 1,978 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97.4% 
African American.5% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.9% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.2% 
Population 5 to 1416% 
Population 15 to 2414.8% 
Population 25 to 3412.6% 
Population 35 to 4413.5% 
Population 45 to 5414% 
Population 55 to 649.3% 
Population 65 to 746% 
Population 75 and up5.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes4556
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes7 
Robberies6 
Aggravated Assaults31 
Total Property Crimes484523
Burglaries116 
Larceny Thefts329 
Motor Vehicle Thefts39 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,3309,253
Unemployed Population327388
Unemployment Rate3.2%4.2%

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