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

The community of Clarksville is the Seat for Red River County.

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

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Red River had a population of 12,765 people. This is a decrease of 10.82% since the last Census (which gave a population of 14,314 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Red River represented 0.07% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 145th 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
201012,860-10.16%+0.74% since 2009
200912,765-10.82%-1.18% since 2008
200812,918-9.75%-1.11% since 2007
200014,314The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Clarksville   3,3603,88313.47% decrease  
Bogata   1,2281,39612.03% decrease  
Detroit   7027769.54% decrease  
Avery   4174629.74% decrease  
Annona   24628212.77% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<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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