Jeff Davis County, Texas
Jeff Davis County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2020, 1,996 people lived there. The county seat is Fort Davis. The county is named for Jefferson Davis, the 23rd United States Secretary of War and President of the Confederate States of America.
Jeff Davis County
|Named for||Jefferson Davis|
|Largest town||Fort Davis|
|• Total||2,265 sq mi (5,870 km2)|
|• Land||2,265 sq mi (5,870 km2)|
|• Water||0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2) 0%|
|• Density||0.88/sq mi (0.34/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
Jeff Davis County was founded on March 15, 1887.
The county has a total area of 2,265 square miles (5,870 km2).
Bordering counties and municipios change
Census designated place change
- Fort Davis (county seat)
Unincorporated communities change
- Crow's Nest
- Davis Mountains Resort
- Limpia Creek Crossing
- Mano Prieto
Former communities change
- Madera Springs