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

The community of Kennett is the Seat for Dunklin County.

Dunklin County was founded in 1843 and was created by taking area from StoddardCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Dunklin had a population of 31,039 people. This is a decrease of 6.38% since the last Census (which gave a population of 33,155 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Dunklin represented 0.59% of the total population of Missouri, making it the state's 31st 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
201031,953-3.63%+2.94% since 2009
200931,039-6.38%-0.92% since 2008
200831,326-5.52%-0.61% since 2007
200033,155The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Kennett   10,54711,2606.33% decrease  
Malden   4,4134,7827.72% decrease  
Campbell   1,8171,8833.51% decrease  
Senath   1,5661,6505.09% decrease  
Clarkton   1,2241,3307.97% decrease  

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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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