Zapata County, Texas Basics:

Zapata County Texas - Government Site

Population: 14,273
Area: 998 square miles
County seat: Zapata
Area code(s) in use: 956
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 53.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
Median household income: $28,617
Persons in poverty: 33.4%
Home ownership rate: 80.4%
Mean travel time to work: 17.6 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Jim Hogg  Starr  Webb  

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Map of the Zapata County area

Our detail map of Zapata County shows the Zapata County, Texas boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Zapata County, Texas

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Corralitos Airport, Jennings Ranch Airport, Zapata County Airport

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Beckwith Arm, Oscars Cove

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A L Benavides Branch Library, La Paz Museum, Med - One Ambulance Service, Zapata County Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service, Zapata County Fire Department Station 2, Zapata County Fire Department Station 3, Zapata County Public Library

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Paradise Point

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Cameron Cemetery, Cementerio del Pueblo, Garcia Cemetery, Gracia Cemetery, New Ramireno Cemetery, Old Raotireno Cemetery, Ranchito Cemetery, Urebeno Cemetery, Uribe Cemetery, Zapata Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Falcon Lake Estates Census Designated Place, Falcon Mesa Census Designated Place, Las Palmas Census Designated Place, Lopeño Census Designated Place, Los Lobos Census Designated Place, Medina Census Designated Place, Morales-Sanchez Census Designated Place, New Falcon Census Designated Place, Ramireno Census Designated Place, San Ygnacio Census Designated Place, Siesta Shores Census Designated Place, Zapata Census Designated Place

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Mission Dolores a Vista

  Dams     show all on map

Adame Tank Dam, Belia R Benavides Lake Dam, Carlos Vela Lake Dam, Fred M Bruni Lake Number 1 Dam, Fred M Bruni Lake Number 2 Dam, Garza Lake Number 2 Dam, Gutierrez Lake Number 1 Dam, Gutierrez Lake Number 2 Dam, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 1 Dam, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 2 Dam, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 3 Dam, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 4 Dam, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 5 Dam, Jones and Flores Lake Dam, Juan G Benavides Lake Dam, Juan Vela Lake Dam, L E Bruni Lake Number 1 Dam, L E Bruni Lake Number 2 Dam, L E Bruni Lake Number 3 Dam, L E Bruni Lake Number 4 Dam, La Cabrada Tank Dam, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 1 Dam, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 2 Dam, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 3 Dam, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 4 Dam, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 5 Dam, Lauro Garza Lake Number 1 Dam, Lopez Lake Dam, Mecom Lake Dam, Mecom Ranch Lake Dam, P Flores Lake Dam, Paz Rameriz Lake Dam, Porvenir Ranch Lake Dam, Quemada Corral Tank Dam, Ramirez Lake Dam, Roy Jennings Lake Dam, Tom East Lake Dam, Vidaurri Lake Dam, Volpe Tank Dam, Walker Lake Dam

  Locales     show all on map

Buoy 34, Buoy 35, Buoy 36, Buoy Number 1, Buoy Number 10, Buoy Number 11, Buoy Number 12, Buoy Number 13, Buoy Number 14, Buoy Number 15, Buoy Number 16, Buoy Number 17, Buoy Number 18, Buoy Number 19, Buoy Number 2, Buoy Number 20, Buoy Number 21, Buoy Number 22, Buoy Number 23, Buoy Number 24, Buoy Number 25, Buoy Number 26, Buoy Number 27, Buoy Number 28, Buoy Number 29, Buoy Number 3, Buoy Number 30, Buoy Number 31, Buoy Number 32, Buoy Number 33, Buoy Number 4, Buoy Number 5, Buoy Number 6, Buoy Number 7, Buoy Number 8, Buoy Number 9, Chihuahua Farm, Las Ovejas Ranch, Old Uribaño, Poblacion de Dolores

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Zapata Air Force Station (historical)

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Lopeno Gas Field

  Populated Places     show all on map

A F Pierce Colonia, Alejandrenas, Black Bass, Buena Vista Colonia, Bustamante, Chihuahua Farm, Cuellar Colonia, Dolores (historical), Dolores Colonia, Escobas, Falcon, Falcon Estates Colonia, Falcon Lake, Falcon Lake Estates, Falcon Mesa, Falcon Shores, Flores Addition Colonia, Four Seasons Colonia, Guzman Colonia, Lago Halcon A Colonia, Lago Halcon B Colonia, Lakefront Lodge, Las Palmas, Linda Vista, Lopeño, Manuel Medina Addition Colonia, Medina, Morales - Sanchez Colonia, Morgan's Lakefront Lodge Colonia, New Falcon, New Falcon Colonia, Ramireno, Ranchito San Jose Colonia, S Truman Phelps Colonia, San Ignacio Viejo Unit 2 Colonia, San Ygnacio, Siesta Shores, Siesta Shores 1 Colonia, Siesta Shores 3 Colonia, Siesta Shores Section A Colonia, Sunset Villa Colonia, Urebeno, Valle Verde Colonia, Zapata

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Lopeno Post Office, San Ygnacio Post Office, Zapata Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Adame Tank, Arenosa Tank, Belia R Benavides Lake, Benevides Tank, Beulah Tank, Burras Tank, Burros Tank, Carlos Vela Lake, Cerrito Blanco Tank, Cerritos Tank, Charco Tank, Compania Tank, Correhuela Tank, Crudos Tank, Cuatus Tank, El Medio Tank, El Rancho Tank, El Varal Tank, Esado Tank, Fred M Bruni Lake Number 1, Fred M Bruni Lake Number 2, Garza Lake Number 2, Gutierrez Lake Number 1, Gutierrez Lake Number 2, Hondo Tank, Indias Tank, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 1, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 2, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 3, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 4, Jesse McNeel Lake Number 5, Jordan Tank, Juan Vela Lake, Juanes Tank, L E Bruni Lake Number 1, L E Bruni Lake Number 2, L E Bruni Lake Number 3, L E Bruni Lake Number 4, La Cabrada Tank, La Esquina Tank, La Mota Tank, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 1, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 2, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 3, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 4, La Perla Ranch Lake Number 5, Lauro Garza Lake Number 1, Llano Tank, Lobitas Tank, Lopez Lake, Los Huesos Tank, Maestro Tank, Maquelles Tank, Marcial Tank, Margarita Tank, Mecom Lake, Mecom Ranch Lake, Negras Tank, P Flores Lake, Paz Ramirez Lake, Porvenir Ranch Lake, Quemada Corral Tank, Ramirez Lake, Ranchito Tank, Rancho Viejo Tank, Refugio Ramirez Tank, Rodriguez Tank, Roy Jennings Lake, Sabana Tank, Salómoneno Tank, San Antonio Tank, San Ysidro Tank, Sandoval Tank, Tasa Tank, Tierra Blanca Tank, Tom East Lake, Torido Tank, Tortuga Tank, Vidal Tank, Villa Tank, Volpe Tank, Walker Lake, Zacatoso Tank

  Schools     show all on map

Benavides Elementary School, Zapata High School, Zapata Junior High School, Zapata Middle School, Zapata North Elementary School, Zapata South Elementary School

  Springs     show all on map

Charco Redondo Spring, Ranchito Springs

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Adame Creek, Albercas Creek, Anura Creek, Arroyo Cabaseña, Arroyo Grande, Arroyo Loma Blanca, Arroyo Tinajas, Blancas Creek, Cavasara Creek, Chapote Creek, Chargos Creek, Chico Creek, Coma Creek, Dolores Creek, El Grullo Creek, Escobas Creek, Fandango Creek, Las Ovejas Creek, Las Palomas Creek, Los Tanques Creek, Marcial Creek, Mexia Creek, Mulato Creek, Salómoneno Creek, San Juan Creek, Taquache Creek, Tejones Creek, Villa Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Loma Blanca, Mendez Hills, Mogotes Hill

  Valleys     show all on map

Arroyo Blancas, Arroyo Blanco, Arroyo Blanco, Arroyo Bugies, Arroyo Burro, Arroyo Cabeza de Vaca, Arroyo Carizales, Arroyo Charco Redondo, Arroyo Clareño, Arroyo Correhuella, Arroyo Costa Rica, Arroyo del Tigre Chiquita, Arroyo del Tigre Grande, Arroyo Dodier, Arroyo Dolores, Arroyo El Ladio, Arroyo Huisache, Arroyo Humaran, Arroyo Indio, Arroyo Javalina, Arroyo Leon, Arroyo Los Guajes, Arroyo Medio, Arroyo Melones, Arroyo Miguel, Arroyo Molletes, Arroyo Palomas, Arroyo Penas, Arroyo Plan de Barajas, Arroyo Ranchito, Arroyo Salado, Arroyo Salado, Arroyo Salado, Arroyo San Bartolo, Arroyo San Francisco, Arroyo Torcido, Arroyo Valeriano, Arroyo Varal, Arroyo Veleno, Arroyo Zacatoso, Bronco Canyon, Cañada Honda, Cañada Rosias, Dos Arroyos, El Arroyo Zopilote, Green Valley,

Zapata County, Texas Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteZapata County White population 14,08714,087  
American IndianZapata County American Indian population 5757
AsianZapata County Asian population 4342
MixedZapata County Mixed population 2928
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderZapata County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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