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

The community of Floresville is the Seat for Wilson County.

Wilson County was founded in 1860. Wilson was created by taking area from Bexar, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Wilson had a population of 40,749 people. This is an increase of 25.74% since the last Census (which gave a population of 32,408 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Wilson represented 0.16% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 83rd 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
201042,918+32.43%+5.32% since 2009
200940,749+25.74%+0.99% since 2008
200840,350+24.51%+3.05% since 2007
200032,408The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Floresville   7,6435,86830.25% increase  
Poth   2,3701,85028.11% increase  
Stockdale   1,6811,39820.24% increase  
La Vernia   1,23193132.22% increase  

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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>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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