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

The community of Mount Ayr is the Seat for Ringgold County.

Ringgold County was founded February 24, 1847 and was created by taking area from TaylorCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Ringgold had a population of 4,944 people. This is a decrease of 9.6% since the last Census (which gave a population of 5,469 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Ringgold represented 0.19% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 98th 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
20105,131-6.18%+3.78% since 2009
20094,944-9.6%-1.38% since 2008
20085,013-8.34%-0.95% since 2007
20005,469The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Mount Ayr   1,7301,8225.05% decrease  
Clearfield   3513715.39% decrease  
Kellerton   31137216.4% decrease  
Diagonal   27831210.9% decrease  
Tingley   15017112.28% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<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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