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The 2000 Census showed that Stonewall County had a population of 1,693 people.

From the Census Estimates for 2009<1>, Stonewall had a population of 1,354 people. This is a decrease of 20.02% since the 2000 Census.

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20101,490-11.99%+10.04% since 2009
20091,354-20.02%-2.17% since 2008
20081,384-18.25%+0.58% since 2007
20071,376-18.72%+0.58% since 2006
20061,368-19.2%+1.26% since 2005
20051,351-20.2%-3.22% since 2004
20041,396-17.54%-2.31% since 2003
20031,429-15.59%-2.99% since 2002
20021,473-12.99%-6.06% since 2001
20011,568-7.38%-7.38% since 2000
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20001,693The Last Census

Stonewall County had 936 Housing Units<2> at the time of the 2000 Census.

The 2000 Census shows that Stonewall County has a total area<3> of 920 square miles [2,383 km²]. Of this total, only a minor amount of that area is covered by water (1.56 square miles [4.05 km²]).

Using the above population and land area values, Stonewall County had a population density of 1.84 people per square mile [0.71 people/km²], making it the state's 233rd most densely populated county (out of 254 counties).

US Census QuickFacts

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information that are called QuickFacts. A QuickFact that is specific to Stonewall County is available. The QuickFact also contains a comparison between Stonewall and the state of Texas.

Click here for the Stonewall County QuickFact (QF-48433).

Below are the counties that adjoin and form the boundaries of Stonewall County. A link to their specific Census QuickFact has been provided.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
DirectionPopulation
(2009 Est.)
Population
(2000 Census)
Change in
Population
DickensQF-48125   NW2,4392,762-11.69%
FisherQF-48151   S3,8664,344-11%
HaskellQF-48207   E5,0026,093-17.91%
JonesQF-48253   SE18,96120,785-8.78%
KentQF-48263   W703859-18.16%
KingQF-48269   N286356-19.66%
KnoxQF-48275   NE3,3224,253-21.89%

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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>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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<3>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Stonewall. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements.

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