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

The community of Edna is the Seat for Jackson County.

Jackson County is one of the original counties of Texas and was founded in 1836.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Jackson had a population of 14,274 people. This is a decrease of 0.81% since the last Census (which gave a population of 14,391 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Jackson represented 0.07% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 144th 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
201014,075-2.2%-1.39% since 2009
200914,274-0.81%+1.2% since 2008
200814,105-1.99%+0.74% since 2007
200014,391The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Edna   5,8455,8990.92% decrease  
Ganado   1,8471,9153.55% decrease  
La Ward   1962002% 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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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