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

The community of Clarinda is the Seat for Page County.

Page County was founded February 24, 1847 and was created by taking area from PottawattamieCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Page had a population of 15,260 people. This is a decrease of 10.11% since the last Census (which gave a population of 16,976 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Page represented 0.58% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 45th most populous county (out of 99 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
201015,932-6.15%+4.4% since 2009
200915,260-10.11%-1.72% since 2008
200815,527-8.54%-2.43% since 2007
200016,976The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Clarinda   5,3015,6906.84% decrease  
Essex   77688412.22% decrease  
College Springs   2222469.76% decrease  
Coin   19325223.41% decrease  
Shambaugh   16718811.17% decrease  

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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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