Bexar County, Texas
county in Texas, United States
The Bexar County Courthouse in San Antonio
Location within the U.S. state of Texas
Texas's location within the U.S.
|Founded||December 20, 1836|
|Named for||Presidio San Antonio de Béxar|
|Largest city||San Antonio|
|• Total||1,256 sq mi (3,250 km2)|
|• Land||1,240 sq mi (3,200 km2)|
|• Water||16 sq mi (40 km2) 1.3%%|
|• Density||1,383/sq mi (534/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
|Congressional districts||15th, 20th, 21st, 23rd, 28th|
The county has a total area of 1,256 square miles. It is in south-central Texas.
In 2010, there were 1,714,773 people living in Bexar County.