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

The community of Coleman is the Seat for Coleman County.

Coleman County was founded in 1858. Coleman was created by taking area from Brown and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Coleman had a population of 8,480 people. This is a decrease of 8.18% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,235 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Coleman represented 0.04% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 169th 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
20108,895-3.68%+4.89% since 2009
20098,480-8.18%-1.14% since 2008
20088,578-7.11%+1.01% since 2007
20009,235The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Coleman   4,6315,1279.67% decrease  
Santa Anna   1,0031,0817.22% decrease  
Novice   1321427.04% 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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