Coles County Information

Coles in Illinois occupies 510 square miles and has a 2006 population of 50,949, a change from a 2000 population of 53,196 and 51,644 in 1990. 25.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.3% percent is 25-35, and 10.6% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

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

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,152 people: 4.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.2%.

Read more about Coles, Illinois in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyColes 
StateIllinois 
Land Area510 sq. milesRanked 2,136 of 3,140
Population 200650,949Ranked 942 of 3,140
Population 200551,053 
Population 200053,196Ranked 881 of 3,140
Population 199051,644Ranked 819 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion95.5% 
African American2.4% 
Asian American1.1% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.2% 
Population 5 to 1410.2% 
Population 15 to 2425.8% 
Population 25 to 3413.3% 
Population 35 to 4410.6% 
Population 45 to 5412.4% 
Population 55 to 648.8% 
Population 65 to 746.5% 
Population 75 and up7.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes  
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults  
Total Property Crimes  
Burglaries  
Larceny Thefts  
Motor Vehicle Thefts  
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population27,09428,133
Unemployed Population1,1521,177
Unemployment Rate4.3%4.2%

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