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

The community of Lynchburg is the Seat for Moore County.

Moore County was founded in 1871. Moore was created by taking area from Bedford, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Moore had a population of 6,096 people. This is an increase of 6.2% since the last Census (which gave a population of 5,740 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Moore represented 0.1% of the total population of Tennessee, making it the state's 93rd most populous county (out of 95 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
20106,362+10.84%+4.36% since 2009
20096,096+6.2%-0.29% since 2008
20086,114+6.52%+1.17% since 2007
20076,043+5.28% 
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20005,740The Last Census

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

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<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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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