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

The community of Victoria is the Seat for Victoria County.

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

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Victoria had a population of 87,790 people. This is an increase of 4.4% since the last Census (which gave a population of 84,088 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Victoria represented 0.4% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 40th 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
201086,793+3.22%-1.14% since 2009
200987,790+4.4%+1.17% since 2008
200886,774+3.19%+0.72% since 2007
200084,088The Last Census

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


Websites for Victoria County

Official Website:   www.victoriacountytx.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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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