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Time Zone: Del Norte County lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Crescent City is the Seat for Del Norte County.

Del Norte County was founded in 1857 and was created by taking area from County.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Del Norte had a population of 29,114 people. This is an increase of 5.84% since the last Census (which gave a population of 27,507 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Del Norte represented 0.08% of the total population of California, making it the state's 48th most populous county (out of 58 counties).

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

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201028,610+4.01%-1.73% since 2009
200929,114+5.84%+0.83% since 2008
200828,873+4.97%+0.44% since 2007
200027,507The Last Census

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


Websites for Del Norte County

Official Website:   www.co.del-norte.ca.us/

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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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