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

The community of Caruthersville is the Seat for Pemiscot County.

Pemiscot County was founded in 1851 and was created by taking area from New MadridCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Pemiscot had a population of 18,193 people. This is a decrease of 9.25% since the last Census (which gave a population of 20,047 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Pemiscot represented 0.36% of the total population of Missouri, making it the state's 53rd 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
201018,296-8.73%+0.57% since 2009
200918,193-9.25%-0.79% since 2008
200818,338-8.52%-1.3% since 2007
200020,047The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Caruthersville   6,0206,76010.95% decrease  
Hayti   2,9173,2079.04% decrease  
Steele   2,0512,2639.37% decrease  
Hayti Heights   7297715.45% decrease  
Cooter   4084407.27% 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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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