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

The community of Erwin is the Seat for Unicoi County.

Unicoi County was founded in 1875. Unicoi was created by taking area from Washington and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Unicoi had a population of 17,740 people. This is an increase of 0.41% since the last Census (which gave a population of 17,667 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Unicoi represented 0.31% of the total population of Tennessee, making it the state's 69th 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
201018,313+3.66%+3.23% since 2009
200817,737+0.4%+0.2% since 2007
200017,667The Last Census

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


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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.

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

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