Edgar County Information

Edgar in Illinois occupies 624 square miles and has a 2006 population of 19,183, a change from a 2000 population of 19,704 and 19,595 in 1990. 12.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.3% percent is 25-35, and 13% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

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

The unemployed population in 2006 was 512 people: 4.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.5%.

Read more about Edgar, Illinois in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyEdgar 
StateIllinois 
Land Area624 sq. milesRanked 1,651 of 3,140
Population 200619,183Ranked 1,862 of 3,140
Population 200519,193 
Population 200019,704Ranked 1,813 of 3,140
Population 199019,595Ranked 1,693 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97.3% 
African American2% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 54.9% 
Population 5 to 1412.3% 
Population 15 to 2412.8% 
Population 25 to 3413.3% 
Population 35 to 4413% 
Population 45 to 5414.8% 
Population 55 to 6411.1% 
Population 65 to 748% 
Population 75 and up9.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes  
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults  
Total Property Crimes  
Burglaries  
Larceny Thefts  
Motor Vehicle Thefts  
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,6959,857
Unemployed Population512441
Unemployment Rate4.8%4.5%

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