Brown County Information

Brown in Illinois occupies 307 square miles and has a 2006 population of 6,701, a change from a 2000 population of 6,950 and 5,836 in 1990. 15.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 20% percent is 25-35, and 17.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

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

The unemployed population in 2006 was 104 people: 3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.4%.

Read more about Brown, Illinois in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyBrown 
StateIllinois 
Land Area307 sq. milesRanked 2,829 of 3,140
Population 20066,701Ranked 2,706 of 3,140
Population 20056,750 
Population 20006,950Ranked 2,692 of 3,140
Population 19905,836Ranked 2,776 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion80.9% 
African American18.7% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 54.6% 
Population 5 to 148.9% 
Population 15 to 2415.8% 
Population 25 to 3420% 
Population 35 to 4417.1% 
Population 45 to 5412.9% 
Population 55 to 648.2% 
Population 65 to 746.3% 
Population 75 and up6.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes  
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults  
Total Property Crimes  
Burglaries  
Larceny Thefts  
Motor Vehicle Thefts  
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population3,4212,782
Unemployed Population10495
Unemployment Rate3%3.4%

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