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

The community of Mound City is the Seat for Linn County.

Linn County is one of the original counties of Kansas and was founded February 26, 1867.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Linn had a population of 9,335 people. This is a decrease of 2.46% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,570 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Linn represented 0.36% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 45th most populous county (out of 105 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
20109,656+0.9%+3.44% since 2009
20099,335-2.46%-1.1% since 2008
20089,439-1.37%-1.61% since 2007
20009,570The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Pleasanton   1,2771,3877.93% decrease  
La Cygne   1,0751,1153.59% decrease  
Mound City   7628217.19% decrease  
Linn Valley   5685621.07% increase  
Parker   2992816.41% increase  

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

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