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

The community of Carrollton is the Seat for Carroll County.

Carroll County was founded in 1833. Carroll was created by taking area from Lowndes, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Carroll had a population of 10,278 people. This is a decrease of 4.56% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,769 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Carroll represented 0.38% of the total population of Mississippi, making it the state's 71st most populous county (out of 82 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
201010,597-1.6%+3.1% since 2009
200910,278-4.56%-0.92% since 2008
200810,373-3.68%+0.45% since 2007
200010,769The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Vaiden   8438400.36% increase  
North Carrollton   4584998.22% decrease  
Carrollton   3914084.17% 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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