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

The community of Comanche is the Seat for Comanche County.

Comanche County was founded in 1856. Comanche was created by taking area from Bosque and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Comanche had a population of 13,559 people. This is a decrease of 3.33% since the last Census (which gave a population of 14,026 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Comanche represented 0.07% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 146th 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
201013,974-0.37%+3.06% since 2009
200913,559-3.33%+0.6% since 2008
200014,026The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Comanche   4,2114,4826.05% decrease  
De Leon   2,3442,4333.66% decrease  
Cross Roads   70160316.25% increase  
Gustine   4434573.06% decrease  

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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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