Nez Perce County Information

Nez Perce in Idaho occupies 856 square miles and has a 2006 population of 38,324, a change from a 2000 population of 37,410 and 33,754 in 1990. 14.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.5% percent is 25-35, and 12.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 33 acts of violent crime reported in Nez Perce in 2004, a change from 61 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 728 people: 3.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.1%.

Read more about Nez Perce, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyNez Perce 
StateIdaho 
Land Area856 sq. milesRanked 1,074 of 3,140
Population 200638,324Ranked 1,200 of 3,140
Population 200538,008 
Population 200037,410Ranked 1,181 of 3,140
Population 199033,754Ranked 1,172 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion91.6% 
African American.5% 
Asian American.9% 
Native American5.6% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.8% 
Population 5 to 1412% 
Population 15 to 2414.6% 
Population 25 to 3411.5% 
Population 35 to 4412.8% 
Population 45 to 5414.8% 
Population 55 to 6411.4% 
Population 65 to 748.1% 
Population 75 and up8.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes3361
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes5 
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults23 
Total Property Crimes1,4691,314
Burglaries221 
Larceny Thefts1,169 
Motor Vehicle Thefts79 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population19,25418,608
Unemployed Population728955
Unemployment Rate3.8%5.1%

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