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

The community of Burnet is the Seat for Burnet County.

Burnet County was founded in 1852. Burnet was created by taking area from Bell, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Burnet had a population of 45,149 people. This is an increase of 32.22% since the last Census (which gave a population of 34,147 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Burnet represented 0.16% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 79th most populous county (out of 254 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
201042,750+25.19%-5.31% since 2009
200945,149+32.22%+1.27% since 2008
200844,583+30.56%+1.84% since 2007
200034,147The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Marble Falls   7,4854,95950.9% increase  
Burnet   6,0114,73526.95% increase  
Granite Shoals   2,8652,04040.44% increase  
Meadowlakes   1,8991,29346.87% increase  
Bertram   1,4261,12227.09% increase  

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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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