Loving County, Texas
|• Total||677 sq mi (1,750 km2)|
|• Land||669 sq mi (1,730 km2)|
|• Water||7.8 sq mi (20 km2) 1.1%|
|• Density||0.1211/sq mi (0.0468/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
The County is named for Oliver Loving, a cattle farmer who, along with Charles Goodnight, developed the Goodnight-Loving Trail. He died of wounds from Comanches while on a cattle drive in 1867 near the county.