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Time Zone: Irwin County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Ocilla is the Seat for Irwin County.

Irwin County was founded in 1818.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Irwin had a population of 10,086 people. This is an increase of 1.56% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,931 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Irwin represented 0.12% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 128th most populous county (out of 159 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
20109,538-3.96%-5.43% since 2009
200910,086+1.56%-2.11% since 2008
200810,303+3.75%+3.37% since 2007
20009,931The Last Census

More information can be found on the Irwin County Census Page for Irwin 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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