Leon Valley, TX


By: Christopher Long

Type: General Entry

Published: 1976

Updated: March 1, 1995


Leon Valley is near the junction of Loop 410 and State Highway 16, ten miles northwest of downtown San Antonio in northwestern Bexar County. The community was developed in the 1950s and had a population of 536 in 1960 and 1,960 in 1970. It incorporated in the 1960s and in 1990 had a reported 9,581 residents. In 2000 the population dropped to 9,239.

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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Christopher Long, “Leon Valley, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/leon-valley-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1976
March 1, 1995

Place
Leon Valley
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
2410820
Town Fields
  • Has post office: Yes
  • Is Incorporated: Yes
Belongs to
  • Bexar County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 29.49535840°
  • Longitude: -98.61405800°
Population Counts
People Year
536 1960
2,487 1970
8,951 1980
9,581 1990
9,239 2000
10,151 2010
11,471 2019