Christian County Information

Christian in Illinois occupies 716 square miles and has a 2006 population of 35,063, a change from a 2000 population of 35,372 and 34,418 in 1990. 12.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13% percent is 25-35, and 14.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

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

The unemployed population in 2006 was 854 people: 4.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.3%.

Read more about Christian, Illinois in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyChristian 
StateIllinois 
Land Area716 sq. milesRanked 1,393 of 3,140
Population 200635,063Ranked 1,293 of 3,140
Population 200535,186 
Population 200035,372Ranked 1,239 of 3,140
Population 199034,418Ranked 1,153 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.4% 
African American2.5% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.5% 
Population 5 to 1412.8% 
Population 15 to 2412.6% 
Population 25 to 3413% 
Population 35 to 4414.3% 
Population 45 to 5414.6% 
Population 55 to 6410.7% 
Population 65 to 747.9% 
Population 75 and up8.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes  
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults  
Total Property Crimes  
Burglaries  
Larceny Thefts  
Motor Vehicle Thefts  
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population17,40917,456
Unemployed Population854930
Unemployment Rate4.9%5.3%

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