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

The community of Morris is the Seat for Stevens County.

Stevens County was founded in 1862 and was created by taking area from County.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Stevens had a population of 9,629 people. This is a decrease of 4.22% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,053 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Stevens represented 0.2% of the total population of Minnesota, making it the state's 71st most populous county (out of 87 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
20109,726-3.25%+1.01% since 2009
20099,629-4.22%+0.18% since 2008
20089,612-4.39%+0.53% since 2007
200010,053The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Morris   5,0965,0680.55% increase  
Hancock   6927173.49% decrease  
Chokio   4204435.19% decrease  
Donnelly   2412545.12% decrease  
Alberta   1351424.93% decrease  

Websites for Stevens County

Official Website:   www.co.stevens.mn.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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