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Time Zone: Casey County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Liberty is the Seat for Casey County.

Casey County was founded in 1806 and was created by taking area from LincolnCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Casey had a population of 16,498 people. This is an increase of 6.8% since the last Census (which gave a population of 15,447 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Casey represented 0.38% of the total population of Kentucky, making it the state's 72nd most populous county (out of 120 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
201015,955+3.29%-3.29% since 2009
200916,498+6.8%+0.6% since 2008
200816,400+6.17%+0.65% since 2007
200015,447The Last Census

More information can be found on the Casey County Census Page for Casey 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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