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

The community of Stockton is the Seat for Cedar County.

Cedar County was founded in 1845. Cedar was created by taking area from Dade and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Cedar had a population of 13,544 people. This is a decrease of 1.38% since the last Census (which gave a population of 13,733 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Cedar represented 0.25% of the total population of Missouri, making it the state's 72nd most populous county (out of 115 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
201013,982+1.81%+3.23% since 2009
200913,544-1.38%-1.14% since 2008
200813,700-0.24%-0.65% since 2007
200013,733The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
El Dorado Springs   3,6333,7753.76% decrease  
Stockton   2,0071,9602.4% increase  
Jerico Springs   2562591.16% decrease  
Umber View Heights   56527.69% increase  

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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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