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

The community of Sac City is the Seat for Sac County.

Sac County was founded January 15, 1851 and was created by taking area from GreeneCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Sac had a population of 10,059 people. This is a decrease of 12.75% since the last Census (which gave a population of 11,529 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Sac represented 0.39% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 71st 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
201010,350-10.23%+2.89% since 2009
200910,059-12.75%-1.37% since 2008
200810,199-11.54%-0.92% since 2007
200011,529The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Sac City   2,0812,36812.12% decrease  
Lake View   1,1821,2787.51% decrease  
Odebolt   9781,15315.18% decrease  
Wall Lake   72784113.56% decrease  
Schaller   68177912.58% decrease  

Websites for Sac County

Official Website:   www.saccounty.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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