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SUN OIL CAMP, TEXAS. Sun Oil Camp is about four miles southwest of San Isidro and a mile north of Farm Road 2294 in northeastern Starr County. The community, which derived its name from the Sun Oil field in which it was situated, comprised a group of buildings clustered next to a tank farm. From 1974 through the early 1990s it reported a population of 100.

Alicia A. Garza


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

Alicia A. Garza, "SUN OIL CAMP, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed July 31, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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