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

The community of Kanab is the Seat for Kane County.

Kane County was founded in 1864 and was created by taking area from WashingtonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Kane had a population of 6,601 people. This is an increase of 9.18% since the last Census (which gave a population of 6,046 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Kane represented 0.27% of the total population of Utah, making it the state's 23rd 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
20107,125+17.85%+7.94% since 2009
20096,601+9.18%+0.92% since 2008
20086,541+8.19%+0.72% since 2007
20006,046The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Kanab   3,8043,5646.73% increase  
Orderville   6085962.01% increase  
Big Water   4134170.96% decrease  
Glendale   3403554.23% decrease  
Alton   1421345.97% increase  

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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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