Calhoun County, Texas

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Calhoun County
Calhoun County Courthouse
Calhoun County Courthouse
Map of Texas highlighting Calhoun County
Location within the U.S. state of Texas
Map of the United States highlighting Texas
Texas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 28°26′N 96°37′W / 28.44°N 96.61°W / 28.44; -96.61
Country United States
State Texas
Founded1846
Named forJohn C. Calhoun
SeatPort Lavaca
Largest cityPort Lavaca
Area
 • Total1,033 sq mi (2,680 km2)
 • Land507 sq mi (1,310 km2)
 • Water526 sq mi (1,360 km2)  51%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total21,381
 • Density42/sq mi (16/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district27th
Websitewww.calhouncotx.org

Calhoun County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas.