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

The community of Dubuque is the Seat for Dubuque County.

Dubuque County was founded September 6, 1834.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Dubuque had a population of 93,072 people. This is an increase of 4.41% since the last Census (which gave a population of 89,143 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Dubuque represented 3.05% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 7th 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.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201093,653+5.06%+0.62% since 2009
200993,072+4.41%+0.52% since 2008
200892,589+3.87%+0.36% since 2007
200792,254+3.49% 
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200089,143The Last Census

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

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

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Dubuque   57,24157,6860.77% decrease  
Asbury   4,0222,45064.2% increase  
Cascade   2,1461,9589.6% increase  
Epworth   1,6311,42814.22% increase  
Farley   1,4361,3347.65% increase  

Websites for Dubuque County

Official Website:   www.dubuquecounty.org/

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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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