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

The community of Johnson is the Seat for Stanton County.

Stanton County was founded in 1887 and was created by taking area from HamiltonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Stanton had a population of 2,107 people. This is a decrease of 12.43% since the last Census (which gave a population of 2,406 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Stanton represented 0.09% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 99th 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
20102,235-7.11%+6.07% since 2009
20092,107-12.43%-0.89% since 2008
20082,126-11.64%-0.47% since 2007
20002,406The Last Census

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


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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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