The Fort Stockton VA Outreach Clinic is designed to deliver primary care services to eligible Veterans living in the following counties: Brewster, Hudspeth and Pecos. Primary Care services will be provided on Tuesdays and Fridays effective August 22, 2014. During this transition, Veterans in need of appointments, having questions, or needing assistance are encouraged to call 432-685-2110.
Pecos County, the second largest county in the state, is in southwest Texas, bordered on the east by Terrell County, on the south by Brewster County, on the west by Jeff Davis and Reeves counties, and on the north by Ward, Crane, and Crockett counties. Fort Stockton, the county seat, is seventy-five air miles southwest of Odessa. Tourism was boosted in 1956, when construction of U.S 290 linked Fort Stockton to the Big Bend National Park. Pecos County, ZIP code 79735, is the 130th largest of the 254 counties in Texas, with an estimated population of 16,809 in 2000The county consists of 4765 square miles with a 2000 population density of 3.5 residents per square mile. The average density in Texas is 79.6 persons per square mile which is the same as the national average. Rainfall in Pecos County averages 13.9 inches per year as compared to the Texas average of 28.1 inches per year.