McMullen County, also known as “The Free State of McMullen County” for its independent spirit is located in the heart of the brush country. The county seat is located in Tilden, TX which is approximately 80 miles south of San Antonio. McMullen County has a great reputation for its ™ outdoor recreation opportunities which include hunting, wildlife viewing and fishing on the famed Choke Canyon Lake. With a population of approximately 870 and 1140 square miles, it represents a rural county with a country lifestyle. The major economies in county include livestock production, wildlife enterprises, oil and gas and minerals.