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

The community of Waverly is the Seat for Humphreys County.

Humphreys County was founded in 1809 and was created by taking area from StewartCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Humphreys had a population of 18,274 people. This is an increase of 1.92% since the last Census (which gave a population of 17,929 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Humphreys represented 0.32% of the total population of Tennessee, making it the state's 66th most populous county (out of 95 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
201018,538+3.4%+1.44% since 2009
200918,274+1.92%+0.29% since 2008
200818,221+1.63%-0.2% since 2007
200017,929The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Waverly   4,1884,0283.97% increase  
New Johnsonville   1,9601,9052.89% increase  
McEwen   1,6851,7021% decrease  

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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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