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Time Zone: Beaver County lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Beaver is the Seat for Beaver County.

Beaver County was founded in 1856 and was created by taking area from IronCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Beaver had a population of 6,267 people. This is an increase of 4.36% since the last Census (which gave a population of 6,005 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Beaver represented 0.27% of the total population of Utah, making it the state's 24th most populous county (out of 29 counties).

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
20106,629+10.39%+5.78% since 2009
20096,267+4.36%+1.37% since 2008
20086,182+2.95%+1.88% since 2007
20076,068+1.05% 
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20006,005The Last Census

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

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

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Beaver   2,6502,4547.99% increase  
Milford   1,4171,4512.34% decrease  
Minersville   8308171.59% increase  

Websites for Beaver County

Official Website:   www.beaver.state.ut.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. For more information, please visit the U.S. Census Bureau.

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