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

The community of Georgetown is the Seat for Quitman County.

Quitman County was founded in 1858. Quitman was created by taking area from Randolph and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Quitman had a population of 2,659 people. This is an increase of 2.35% since the last Census (which gave a population of 2,598 people in 2000).

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
20102,513-3.27%-5.49% since 2009
20092,659+2.35%-0.97% since 2008
20082,685+3.35%+1.36% since 2007
20002,598The Last Census

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