CRYSTAL CITY Population - 8,353 Altitude- 581


The Seat of Zavala County,Crystal City is a primary center for packing, processing and shipping vegetables, it also serves as a large ranching region for Texas.

It is Most famous for its spinach crops, this winter-garden area also produces large quantities of onions, carrots, tomatoes and peppers.

"I am what I am, I'm Popeye the Sailor man" Popeye Statue-

Built as a whimsical salute to the enormous local area's spinach crops. This humorous statue depicts the famous cartoon sailor man; created by the Fleischer brothers in the late 1930's. Cartoons were originally made for adults as a fun opener for motion pictures. a favorite spot for snapshots with children; located at the downtown city square.



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