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Time Zone: Adams County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

Adams County was founded July 10, 1797 and was created by taking area from HamiltonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Adams had a population of 28,043 people. This is an increase of 2.61% since the last Census (which gave a population of 27,330 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Adams represented 0.24% of the total population of Ohio, making it the state's 80th most populous county (out of 88 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
201028,550+4.46%+1.81% since 2009
200928,043+2.61%-0.5% since 2008
200828,183+3.12%+0.3% since 2007
200027,330The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
West Union   3,0702,9035.75% increase  
Manchester   2,0962,0432.59% increase  
Peebles   1,8171,7394.49% increase  
Winchester   1,0681,0254.2% increase  
Seaman   1,0561,0391.64% increase  

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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. For more information, please visit the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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