San Jose

San Jose is on Farm Road 2295 ten miles east of Benavides in east central Duval County. It was founded prior to 1906; that year twenty-eight pupils attended the San Jose school. The school was still in operation in the late 1940s, when San Jose also had one business establishment, but had been consolidated with the San Diego Independent School District by 1955. By the late 1960s the community had only scattered dwellings and a church. In the late 1980s the population of San Jose was an estimated twenty-five. In 1990 through 2000 the population was fifteen.

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

San Jose is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    27.58364250
    Longitude
    -98.30584130

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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San Jose by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
15 2009 Local Officials