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

The community of Liberal is the Seat for Seward County.

Seward County was founded March 20, 1873.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Seward had a population of 23,013 people. This is an increase of 2.23% since the last Census (which gave a population of 22,510 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Seward represented 0.84% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 27th 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
201022,952+1.96%-0.27% since 2009
200923,013+2.23%+1.17% since 2008
200822,747+1.05%+0.49% since 2007
200022,510The Last Census

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


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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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