Palm Valley

Palm Valley is on Farm roads 2994 and 3195, on the western end of the Harlingen city limits in northwestern Cameron County. The community developed around the Harlingen Country Club in the late 1960s. It was officially recognized as a town in 1969. Palm Valley incorporated in September 1980, when it consisted largely of private homes. Its estimated 1984 population of 935 rose to 1,198 by 1990. Palm Valley had one convenience store in 1992, when its estimated population had decreased to 866. By 2000 the population had grown to 1,298.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Palm Valley is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    26.20143040
    Longitude
    -97.75464000

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

Yes

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Palm Valley by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Palm Valley
Pop. Year Source
1,259 2019 Texas Demographic Center
1,304 2010 Texas Demographic Center
1,298 2000 Texas Demographic Center
1,199 1990 Texas Demographic Center