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

The community of Farmington is the Seat for Davis County.

Davis County is one of the original counties of Utah and was founded in 1850.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Davis had a population of 300,827 people. This is an increase of 25.87% since the last Census (which gave a population of 238,994 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Davis represented 10.7% of the total population of Utah, making it the state's 3rd 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.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
2010306,479+28.24%+1.88% since 2009
2009300,827+25.87%+1.95% since 2008
2008295,061+23.46%+2.49% since 2007
2000238,994The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Layton   66,74758,47414.15% increase  
Bountiful   44,47741,3017.69% increase  
Clearfield   28,37625,9749.25% increase  
Kaysville   26,31320,35129.3% increase  
Syracuse   22,5419,398139.8% increase  

Websites for Davis County

Official Website:   www.daviscountyutah.gov/

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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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