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

The community of Stanton is the Seat for Martin County.

Martin County was founded in 1876 and was created by taking area from BexarCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Martin had a population of 4,581 people. This is a decrease of 3.48% since the last Census (which gave a population of 4,746 people in 2000).

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
20104,799+1.12%+4.76% since 2009
20094,581-3.48%+2.39% since 2008
20084,474-5.73%+1.31% since 2007
20004,746The Last Census

More information can be found on the Martin County Census Page for Martin 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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