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

The community of Hutchinson is the Seat for Reno County.

Reno County was founded February 67, 1867.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Reno had a population of 63,357 people. This is a decrease of 2.21% since the last Census (which gave a population of 64,790 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Reno represented 2.41% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 7th 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
201064,511-0.43%+1.82% since 2009
200963,357-2.21%+0.21% since 2008
200863,227-2.41%+0.34% since 2007
200064,790The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Hutchinson   40,79540,787  
South Hutchinson   2,5402,539  
Buhler   1,3311,3581.99% decrease  
Haven   1,1571,1751.53% decrease  
Nickerson   1,1471,1943.94% decrease  

Websites for Reno County

Official Website:   www.rngov.reno.ks.us/

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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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