Population 9,076

Altitude 40


Willacy County seat is commercial center for rain sorghum, cotton, citrus, vegetables and corn. Favorable summers and winters allow 300 day growing season. Recreation includes municipal swimming pool, golf course, city park, and saltwater fishing in Laguna Madre and the Gulf of Mexico at Port Mansfield. A planned "Winter Texan" tourist program from Nov. - Mar. with socials, arts-crafts classes, trips to Mexico, etc. Additional information on area is available from the Chamber of Commerce, 427 S. Seventh Street, or call 210-689-3171..


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