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

The community of Linneus is the Seat for Linn County.

Linn County was founded in 1837 and was created by taking area from CharitonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Linn had a population of 12,606 people. This is a decrease of 8.35% since the last Census (which gave a population of 13,754 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Linn represented 0.25% of the total population of Missouri, making it the state's 71st 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
201012,761-7.22%+1.23% since 2009
200912,606-8.35%-0.39% since 2008
200812,655-7.99%-0.79% since 2007
200013,754The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Brookfield   4,3244,7699.33% decrease  
Bucklin   4775248.97% decrease  
Meadville   4254577% decrease  
Laclede   3904156.02% decrease  
Linneus   3443696.78% decrease  

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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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