Sun Valley

Sun Valley is a community located on U.S. Highway 82 about seven miles east of Paris in eastern Lamar County. The development probably began in the early 1970s, and Sun Valley incorporated about 1975 with an estimated population of 200. That figure declined from 76 in 1980 to 60 in 1990. In 2000 the community had a population of 51.

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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Population Counts

Sun Valley
Pop. Year Source
70 2020 United States Census Bureau
82 2019 Texas Demographic Center
69 2010 United States Census Bureau
51 2000 United States Census Bureau
60 1990 United States Census Bureau