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

The community of Canyon is the Seat for Randall County.

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

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Randall had a population of 116,483 people. This is an increase of 11.67% since the last Census (which gave a population of 104,312 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Randall represented 0.5% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 33rd 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
2010120,725+15.73%+3.64% since 2009
2009116,483+11.67%+1.92% since 2008
2008114,291+9.57%+1.34% since 2007
2000104,312The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Canyon   14,53012,87512.85% increase  
Lake Tanglewood   91782511.15% increase  
Happy   5926478.5% decrease  
Timbercreek Canyon   49040620.69% increase  
Palisades   3863529.66% increase  

Websites for Randall County

Official Website:   www.randallcounty.org/

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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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