Val Verde County has a population of 48,879 and is located on the southern Edwards Plateau in the state of Texas. The land area of Val Verde County spans 3,233 square miles.
The name of Val Verde County has its origin in the American Civil War. In 1862, members of Sibley’s Brigade invaded New Mexico in what is known as the Battle of Val Verde.
Notable communities in Val Verde County include Del Rio, Juno, Langtry, Pandale, Laughlin Air Force Base, Cmstock and Val Verde Park.