Duval County Public Library

About Duval County

The Texas Legislature established Duval County on February 1, 1858, naming it for Burr H. Duval, a soldier in the Texas Revolution who died in the Goliad Massacre. As of the 2010 census, the county population was 11,782. Places in the county include San Diego (county seat), Benavides, Freer, Concepcion, San Jose, Ramirez, and Realitos.

About Duval County Public Library

The Duval County Public Library supports the cities of San Diego and Benavides, as well as the wider county.


Help Desk

(361) 279-6244


315 South Dr. E.E. Dunlap
San Diego, Texas 78384



At a Glance

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Duval County Public Library, partner contributing to The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/partners/DUVAC/ accessed December 10, 2023.

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