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

The community of Osborne is the Seat for Osborne County.

Osborne County was founded February 26, 1867.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Osborne had a population of 3,849 people. This is a decrease of 13.54% since the last Census (which gave a population of 4,452 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Osborne represented 0.17% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 76th 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
20103,858-13.34%+0.23% since 2009
20093,849-13.54%+1.18% since 2008
20083,804-14.56%-1.25% since 2007
20004,452The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Osborne   1,3741,60714.5% decrease  
Downs   8921,03814.07% decrease  
Natoma   31136715.26% decrease  
Portis   11012310.57% decrease  
Alton   10411711.11% 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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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