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Garza County, Texas

Garza County Texas
US county information
NameGarza County
US Area
Total Area896 sq mi (2320.6 km2)
Land Area895 sq mi (2318.1 km2)
Water Area1 sq mi (2.6 km2)
Population4872 (2000)
Density2/km2 (5.2/sq mi)

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Garza County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas southeast of Lubbock. In 2000, its population was 4,872. Its county seat is Post . Garza is named for a pioneer Bexar County family, as it was once a part of that county.

A leading civic figure in Garza County is Giles McCrary, a rancher, oil developer, investor, and art collector. McCrary's OS Ranch Museum is a popular attraction in the county seat of Post, which has made an extended effort to attract tourism.

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