Douglas County Information

Douglas in Illinois occupies 417 square miles and has a 2006 population of 19,791, a change from a 2000 population of 19,922 and 19,464 in 1990. 13.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.9% percent is 25-35, and 12.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

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

The unemployed population in 2006 was 430 people: 4.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.9%.

Read more about Douglas, Illinois in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyDouglas 
StateIllinois 
Land Area417 sq. milesRanked 2,501 of 3,140
Population 200619,791Ranked 1,832 of 3,140
Population 200519,818 
Population 200019,922Ranked 1,797 of 3,140
Population 199019,464Ranked 1,704 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion98.4% 
African American.5% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.5% 
Population 5 to 1413.7% 
Population 15 to 2413.2% 
Population 25 to 3411.9% 
Population 35 to 4412.9% 
Population 45 to 5414.7% 
Population 55 to 6410% 
Population 65 to 747.8% 
Population 75 and up8.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes  
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults  
Total Property Crimes  
Burglaries  
Larceny Thefts  
Motor Vehicle Thefts  
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,34910,327
Unemployed Population430406
Unemployment Rate4.2%3.9%

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