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

The community of Brownfield is the Seat for Terry County.

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

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Terry had a population of 12,142 people. This is a decrease of 4.85% since the last Census (which gave a population of 12,761 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Terry represented 0.06% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 154th 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
201012,651-0.86%+4.19% since 2009
200912,142-4.85%+0.49% since 2008
200812,083-5.31%-0.48% since 2007
200012,761The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Brownfield   8,9409,4885.78% decrease  
Meadow   6176586.23% decrease  
Wellman   1982032.46% decrease  

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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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