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Time Zone: Calhoun County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Anniston is the Seat for Calhoun County.

Calhoun County was founded in 1832.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Calhoun had a population of 114,081 people. This is an increase of 1.63% since the last Census (which gave a population of 112,249 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Calhoun represented 2.52% of the total population of Alabama, making it the state's 9th most populous county (out of 67 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
2010118,572+5.63%+3.94% since 2009
2009114,081+1.63%+0.58% since 2008
2008113,422+1.04%+0.54% since 2007
2007112,808+0.5% 
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2000112,249The Last Census

More information can be found on the Calhoun County Census Page for Calhoun County.

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Below are some of the communities located in Calhoun County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Calhoun County):

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Anniston   23,56124,2762.95% decrease  
Oxford   20,80014,59242.54% increase  
Jacksonville   10,1838,40421.17% increase  
Piedmont   4,9615,1203.11% decrease  
Weaver   2,9262,61911.72% increase  

Websites for Calhoun County

Official Website:   www.calhouncounty.org/

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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