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JEFF DAVIS COUNTY, TEXAS

30 43' 12" N, 104 7' 48" W (30.72, -104.13)
Population: 2,200 Est. (2016) 2,342 (2010)
Total area: 2,265 square miles (5,870 km2), virtually all land

Jeff Davis County Topics

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  • Town List
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  • Vintage Maps
  • Jeff Davis County TX
    Contiguous Counties:
    Reeves County (N) Pecos County (E) Brewster County (SE) Presidio County (SW) Guadalupe, Chihuahua, Mexico (W) Hudspeth County (NW) Culberson County (N)

    Jeff Davis County History

    JEFF DAVIS COUNTY

    One of the nine counties that comprise the Trans-Pecos region of West Texas.
    Named for Jefferson Davis, the 23rd United States Secretary of War and President of the Confederate States of America.
    County seat - Fort Davis
    Jeff Davis County Courthouse
    Texas Jeff Davis County Courthouse
    Jeff Davis County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson

    Jeff Davis County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Fort Davis
    Area Hotels - Alpine Hotels
  • Chispa Ghost town
  • Fort Davis County Seat
  • Valentine

  • Parks or Preserve
  • Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center and Botanical Gardens
  • Davis Mountains State Park
  • Davis Mountains Preserve
  • Fort Davis National Historic Site

  • Jeff Davis County Vintage Maps
    Jeff Davis  County TX 1907 Postal Map
    From 1907 Texas state map #2090 showing Jeff Davis County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Jeff Davis  County TX 1920 Map
    From 1920 Texas state map #10749 showing Jeff Davis County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Jeff Davis  County TX 1940s Map
    From 1940 Texas state map #4335 showing Jeff Davis County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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