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

The community of Centerville is the Seat for Appanoose County.

Appanoose County was founded February 17, 1843 and was created by taking area from DavisCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Appanoose had a population of 12,698 people. This is a decrease of 7.46% since the last Census (which gave a population of 13,721 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Appanoose represented 0.47% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 60th most populous county (out of 99 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
201012,887-6.08%+1.49% since 2009
200912,698-7.46%-0.64% since 2008
200812,780-6.86%-1.13% since 2007
200013,721The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Centerville   5,3675,9249.4% decrease  
Moravia   6587137.71% decrease  
Moulton   6376583.19% decrease  
Mystic   5695883.23% decrease  
Cincinnati   36042815.89% decrease  

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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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