Sun Valley, TX


By: Laurie E. Jasinski

Type: General Entry

Published: November 18, 2004


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.

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

Laurie E. Jasinski, “Sun Valley, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/sun-valley-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 18, 2004

Place
Sun Valley
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
2412004
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: Yes
Belongs to
  • Lamar County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 33.67105350°
  • Longitude: -95.42875600°
Population Counts
People Year
60 1990
51 2000
69 2010
82 2019