Carroll County At-A-Glance

Population: 101,577

Municipalities: Carrollton, Bowdon, Mount Zion, Roopville, Temple, Villa Rica, Whitesburg

Unemployment: 5.1 percent (Oct. 2005)

Per Capita Income: $21,668

Higher Education: University of West Georgia, West Central Technical College

Top Employers: Tanner Medical Center, 1,650; Southwire, 1,585; University of West Georgia, 965; Gold Kist, 700; Fresh Advantage, 430

Sources: Carroll County Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau

Categories: Metro Atlanta