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

The community of Vernon is the Seat for Wilbarger County.

Wilbarger County was founded in 1858 and was created by taking area from BexarCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Wilbarger had a population of 13,541 people. This is a decrease of 7.73% since the last Census (which gave a population of 14,676 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Wilbarger represented 0.07% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 142nd 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
200913,541-7.73%+0.21% since 2008
200813,512-7.93%-1.71% since 2007
200014,676The Last Census

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


Websites for Wilbarger County

Official Website:   www.co.wilbarger.tx.us/

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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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