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

The community of Grenada is the Seat for Grenada County.

Grenada County was founded in 1870. Grenada was created by taking area from Carroll, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Grenada had a population of 23,046 people. This is a decrease of 0.93% since the last Census (which gave a population of 23,263 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Grenada represented 0.82% of the total population of Mississippi, making it the state's 40th 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.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201021,906-5.83%-4.95% since 2009
200923,046-0.93%-0.2% since 2008
200823,093-0.73% 
200723,112-0.65% 
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200023,263The Last Census

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

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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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