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

The community of Emporium is the Seat for Cameron County.

Cameron County was founded March 29, 1860. Cameron was created by taking area from Clinton, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Cameron had a population of 5,163 people. This is a decrease of 13.58% since the last Census (which gave a population of 5,974 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Cameron represented 0.05% of the total population of Pennsylvania, making it the state's 66th most populous county (out of 67 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
20105,085-14.88%-1.51% since 2009
20095,163-13.58%-1.97% since 2008
20085,267-11.83%-1.55% since 2007
20005,974The Last Census

More information can be found on the Cameron County Census Page for Cameron 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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