Jeff Davis County, Texas
Jeff Davis County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2010, 2,342 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
Jeff Davis County Courthouse in Fort Davis
Location within the U.S. state of Texas
Texas's location within the U.S.
|Named for||Jefferson Davis|
|Largest community||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%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||1.0/sq mi (0.4/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 municipiosEdit
Census designated placeEdit
- Fort Davis (county seat)
- Crow's Nest
- Davis Mountains Resort
- Limpia Creek Crossing
- Mano Prieto
- Madera Springs