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

The community of Hemphill is the Seat for Sabine County.

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

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Sabine had a population of 10,208 people. This is a decrease of 2.49% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,469 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Sabine represented 0.05% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 163rd 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
201010,834+3.49%+6.13% since 2009
200910,208-2.49%+0.93% since 2008
200810,114-3.39%-0.33% since 2007
200010,469The Last Census

More information can be found on the Sabine County Census Page for Sabine 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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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