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Cities and Towns
Duval County lies In the southwest part of Texas; San Diego, the county seat. is 63 miles from Corpus
Christi. This county was created from portions of Live Oak, Nueces and
Starr Counties in 1858 and organized In 1876. It was named
for Burr H. Duval, who fought in the Texas Revolution
and was killed in the Goliad Massacre..
The original Duval County had
towns, San Diego, Benavides and
Hebbronville. San Diego remains the
county seat of Duval,
as it has since the organization of the county.
the county seat of Dunn County, while Hebbronville
accorded a similar honor for Jim Hogg
* Seven Sisters * Freer *
Rosita * Benavides * Realitos *
Ramirez * Concepion * San Diego *
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