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

The community of Sioux City is the Seat for Woodbury County.

Woodbury County was founded January 12, 1853 and was created by taking area from PolkCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Woodbury had a population of 102,831 people. This is a decrease of 1.01% since the last Census (which gave a population of 103,877 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Woodbury represented 3.55% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 6th 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
2010102,172-1.64%-0.64% since 2009
2009102,831-1.01%+0.84% since 2008
2008101,971-1.83%+0.58% since 2007
2000103,877The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Sioux City   82,90385,0132.48% decrease  
Sergeant Bluff   4,0273,32121.26% increase  
Moville   1,4971,5835.43% decrease  
Sloan   1,0231,0320.87% decrease  
Correctionville   8558510.47% increase  

Websites for Woodbury County

Official Website:   www.woodbury-ia.com/

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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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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