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

The community of Madisonville is the Seat for Madison County.

Madison County was founded in 1854. Madison was created by taking area from Leon, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Madison had a population of 13,333 people. This is an increase of 3.04% since the last Census (which gave a population of 12,940 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Madison represented 0.06% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 152nd 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
201013,664+5.6%+2.48% since 2009
200913,333+3.04%+0.79% since 2008
200813,228+2.23%-0.13% since 2007
200012,940The Last Census

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


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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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