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

The community of Guthrie Center is the Seat for Guthrie County.

Guthrie County was founded July 8, 1851 and was created by taking area from JacksonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Guthrie had a population of 10,833 people. This is a decrease of 4.58% since the last Census (which gave a population of 11,353 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Guthrie represented 0.39% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 73rd 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
201010,954-3.51%+1.12% since 2009
200910,833-4.58%-1.37% since 2008
200810,984-3.25%-0.61% since 2007
200011,353The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Guthrie Center   1,4961,66810.31% decrease  
Panora   1,1461,1752.47% decrease  
Adair   70183916.45% decrease  
Bayard   47053612.31% decrease  
Menlo   3483654.66% 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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