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Starr County Information
As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 60,968. Its county seat is Rio Grande City, and it is also the largest community. The county was established in 1848 and is a total area of 1,229 square miles. The county was named for James Harper Starr, who served as Secretary of the Treasury of the Republic of Texas.

The Lower Rio Grande Valley National Wildlife Refuge is partially in the county.

The area code in use for this county is 956.

Sheriff’s Office
The Sheriff is Rene “Orta” Fuentes, who can be reached via email rfuentes@starrcountyso.org or phone 956-487-5571. His office address is 102 E. 6th Street in Rio Grande City, TX 78582. The Chief Deputy is Larry Fuentes, lfuentes@starrcountyso.org

Sheriff Fuentes fulfils many duties including:

  • Serves as a licensed peace officer
  • Manages and operates the county jail.
  • Provides security for the courts.
  • Serves warrants and civil papers.
  • Regulates bail bondsmen in counties with no bail bond board.

    County Courthouse
    The county judge is the Honorable Eloy Vera. His office address is 100 N. FM 3167 in Rio Grande City, Texas 78582. And the phone number is 956-716-4800. You can also reach Judge Vera by email at eloy.vera@co.starr.tx.us.

    As county judge, Honorable Vera’s duties include:

  • Presiding officer of the Commissioners Court.
  • Represents the county in many administrative functions.
  • Serves as budget officer
  • Most have broad judicial duties, such as presiding over misdemeanor criminal and small civil cases, probate matters and appeals from the Justice of the Peace Court.
  • Serves as head of emergency management.

    There are two district court judges:
    Judge Ana Lisa Garza, 229th District Court
    401 N. Britton Ave. Room 304
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    Phone: 956-487-2636
    And
    Judge Jose Luis Garza, 381st District Court
    401 N. Britton Ave. Room 401
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    Phone: 956-716-4800

    County Jail
    The Starr County Jail address and phone are 100 E 6th St, Rio Grande City, TX 78582. (956) 487-4552.

    Visitation information is not available online.

    Starr County Probation Department
    Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
    Office:Starr County Probation Department
    Location:401 Britton Avenue, Rio Grande, Texas, 78582
    Phone:956-487-5521
    Fax:956-487-1057
  • Starr County Jail Statistics
    Number of Persons Confined208
    Avg Daily Population275
    Name of new facilitynot applicable
    Full time payroll51
    Full time total employees51
    Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
    Other operating expendituresnot applicable
    Total construction costsnot applicable
    Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
    Year of original constructionnot applicable
    Year of major renovationnot applicable
    Name of new facilitynot applicable

    Address: 100 EAST 6TH STREET RIO GRANDE CITY TX 78582

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