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

The community of Cameron is the Seat for Milam County.

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

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Milam had a population of 24,628 people. This is an increase of 1.61% since the last Census (which gave a population of 24,238 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Milam represented 0.12% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 97th 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
201024,757+2.14%+0.52% since 2009
200924,628+1.61%-0.88% since 2008
200824,846+2.51%+0.47% since 2007
200024,238The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Rockdale   5,9215,4398.86% increase  
Cameron   5,6295,634  
Thorndale   1,3091,2782.43% increase  
Milano   4104002.5% increase  
Buckholts   3953872.07% increase  

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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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