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

Daviess County was founded in 1836 and was created by taking area from RayCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Daviess had a population of 8,078 people. This is an increase of 0.77% since the last Census (which gave a population of 8,016 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Daviess represented 0.14% of the total population of Missouri, making it the state's 99th 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
20108,433+5.2%+4.39% since 2009
20098,078+0.77%+0.46% since 2008
20008,016The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Gallatin   1,7591,7891.68% decrease  
Jamesport   5115051.19% increase  
Gilman City   3773800.79% decrease  
Pattonsburg   --261 
Winston   2512471.62% 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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