Texas Duval County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Duval County, Texas. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Texas Duval County.

1. Branch Library DUVAL COUNTY/BENAVIDES BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 131 Mesquite St, Benavides, TX 78341
Phone Number: (361) 256-4646 Duval N/A N/A

2. Branch Library DUVAL COUNTY/FREER BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 608 Carolyn St, Freer, TX 78357
Phone Number: (361) 394-5350 Duval N/A N/A

3. Library System DUVAL COUNTY/SAN DIEGO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 100 S Bexar, San Diego, TX 78384
Phone Number: (361) 279-8201 Duval 4,632 14,876

4. Central Library DUVAL COUNTY/SAN DIEGO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 100 S Bexar, San Diego, TX 78384
Phone Number: (361) 279-8201 Duval N/A N/A

Overview of Duval County, Texas

Duval County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 13,120. Its county seat is San Diego. Duval is named for Burr H. Duval, a soldier in the Texas Revolution who died in the Goliad Massacre.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 4,651 km² (1,796 mi²). 4,643 km² (1,793 mi²) of it is land and 8 km² (3 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.17% water.

Adjacent counties

  • McMullen County (north)
  • Live Oak County (northeast)
  • Jim Wells County (east)
  • Brooks County (southeast)
  • Jim Hogg County (southwest)
  • Webb County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 13,120 people, 4,350 households, and 3,266 families residing in the county. The population density is 3/km² (7/mi²). There are 5,543 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (3/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 80.22% White, 0.54% Black or African American, 0.53% Native American, 0.11% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 15.46% from other races, and 3.11% from two or more races. 87.99% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 4,350 households out of which 36.80% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.20% are married couples living together, 16.80% have a female householder with no husband present, and 24.90% are non-families. 22.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.70% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.88 and the average family size is 3.40.

In the county, the population is spread out with 29.50% under the age of 18, 9.50% from 18 to 24, 26.40% from 25 to 44, 20.60% from 45 to 64, and 14.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 100.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 102.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $22,416, and the median income for a family is $26,014. Males have a median income of $25,601 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the county is $11,324. 27.20% of the population and 23.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 35.90% of those under the age of 18 and 25.30% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Benavides
  • Concepcion
  • Freer
  • Realitos
  • San Diego