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

The community of Woodville is the Seat for Wilkinson County.

Wilkinson County was founded in 1802 and was created by taking area from AdamsCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Wilkinson had a population of 10,143 people. This is a decrease of 1.64% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,312 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Wilkinson represented 0.36% of the total population of Mississippi, making it the state's 73rd 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
20109,878-4.21%-2.61% since 2009
200910,143-1.64%-0.21% since 2008
200810,164-1.44%-0.51% since 2007
200010,312The Last Census

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


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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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