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

The community of Washburn is the Seat for McLean County.

McLean County was founded in 1883.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> McLean had a population of 8,310 people. This is a decrease of 10.75% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,311 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, McLean represented 1.45% of the total population of North Dakota, making it the state's 14th most populous county (out of 53 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
20108,962-3.75%+7.85% since 2009
20098,310-10.75%-0.63% since 2008
20088,363-10.18%+0.25% since 2007
20009,311The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Washburn   1,2341,38911.16% decrease  
Garrison   1,1571,31812.22% decrease  
Wilton   72080710.78% decrease  
Underwood   70581213.18% decrease  
South McLean   6276858.47% decrease  

Websites for McLean County

Official Website:   www.visitmcleancounty.com/

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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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