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

The community of Anderson is the Seat for Grimes County.

Grimes County was founded in 1846 and was created by taking area from MontgomeryCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Grimes had a population of 26,011 people. This is an increase of 10.44% since the last Census (which gave a population of 23,552 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Grimes represented 0.11% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 101st 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
201026,604+12.96%+2.28% since 2009
200926,011+10.44%+0.25% since 2008
200825,946+10.16%+0.75% since 2007
200023,552The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Navasota   7,6026,78911.98% increase  
Anderson   2802578.95% increase  
Todd Mission   8314643.15% 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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