COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1837
COUNTY NAMED FOR: The municipality of San Augustine was established by Mexican law in 1833. The name was chosen by Mexican officials, supposedly to honor
St. Augustine of Hippo.
COUNTY SEATS: One - San Augustine
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Same as county
COURTHOUSES: Three - 1840, 1855, 1927.
STANDING: One - 1927 Classical Revival courthouse built of limestone and concrete.
RENOVATION: Complete -
Rededication November 20, 2010.