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

The community of Sainte Genevieve is the Seat for Sainte Genevieve County.

Sainte Genevieve County is one of the original counties of Missouri and was founded in 1812.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Sainte Genevieve had a population of 17,542 people. This is a decrease of 1.68% since the last Census (which gave a population of 17,842 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Sainte Genevieve represented 0.32% of the total population of Missouri, making it the state's 60th 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
201018,145+1.7%+3.44% since 2009
200917,542-1.68%-0.89% since 2008
200817,699-0.8%-0.73% since 2007
200017,842The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Sainte Genevieve   4,3604,4762.59% decrease  
Bloomsdale   4284192.15% increase  
Saint Mary   --377 

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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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