Texas , Texas

Texas: State in the southern United States

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Geography

Texas is located at 31°15'2"N 99°15'2"W (31.2504400, -99.2506100). It has 8 neighbors: Estado de Tamaulipas, Estado de Nuevo Leon, Estado de Coahuila de Zaragoza, Estado de Chihuahua, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and New Mexico.

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Mount Bonnell 2008

The largest city of Texas is Houston with a population of 2,320,268. Other cities include, San Antonio population 1,547,253, Dallas population 1,343,573, Austin population 978,908 and Montopolis population 912,791. See all Texas cities & populated places.

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Texas Quick Facts

Population : 28,995,881
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Head of government : Governor of Texas
Area : 696241 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.74%
Land as percent of area : 97.26%
Continent : North America
Easternmost point : Point(-93.507969 31.031078)
Northernmost point : Point(-103.00228 36.5004)
Legislative body : Texas Legislature
Named for : friend
Altitude : 1,706 feet / 520 meters
Capital : Austin
Establishment : December 12, 1845 (175 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago, UTC−06:00, Central Time Zone
Local time : 12:25:46 (16th June 2021)

  • Greg Abbott , 2015-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • Rick Perry , 20 January, 2015 2000-12-21T00:00:00Z

Texas has 8 neighbours.

  • Hockley County
  • Armstrong County
  • Nolan County
  • Knox County
  • Lavaca County
  • Upshur County
  • Anderson County
  • Terry County
  • Cooke County
  • Collingsworth County
  • Stonewall County
  • Garza County
  • Sutton County
  • Ellis County
  • Motley County
  • San Patricio County
  • Bandera County
  • Maverick County
  • Deaf Smith County
  • Duval County
  • Cass County
  • Bowie County
  • Hudspeth County
  • Medina County
  • Karnes County
  • Guadalupe County
  • Wilson County
  • Coleman County
  • Fayette County
  • Madison County
  • Navarro County
  • Live Oak County
  • Montague County
  • Dimmit County
  • Aransas County
  • Rains County
  • Calhoun County
  • Henderson County
  • Kenedy County
  • Trinity County
  • Cameron County
  • Austin County
  • Foard County
  • Scurry County
  • Palo Pinto County
  • Presidio County
  • Kendall County
  • Kent County
  • King County
  • Brazos County
  • Williamson County
  • Washington County
  • Menard County
  • Cherokee County
  • Tarrant County
  • Coke County
  • Uvalde County
  • Upton County
  • Wharton County
  • Jasper County
  • Oldham County
  • Jack County
  • Comal County
  • Burnet County
  • Fannin County
  • Sherman County
  • Rusk County
  • Jackson County
  • Marion County
  • Angelina County
  • Burleson County
  • Falls County
  • Kaufman County
  • Zapata County
  • Starr County
  • DeWitt County
  • Hardeman County
  • San Saba County
  • Ward County
  • Midland County
  • Comanche County
  • Crane County
  • Throckmorton County
  • Haskell County
  • Galveston County
  • Kimble County
  • Swisher County
  • Mitchell County
  • Hidalgo County
  • Floyd County
  • Liberty County
  • El Paso County
  • Lipscomb County
  • Lamb County
  • Rockwall County
  • Winkler County
  • Borden County
  • Jones County
  • Crockett County
  • Young County
  • Archer County
  • Terrell County
  • Val Verde County
  • Mills County
  • Randall County
  • Donley County
  • Baylor County
  • McLennan County
  • Delta County
  • Howard County
  • Kinney County
  • Lampasas County
  • Stephens County
  • Hardin County
  • Hunt County
  • Titus County
  • Newton County
  • Coryell County
  • Kleberg County
  • Blanco County
  • Concho County
  • Hopkins County
  • Irion County
  • Waller County
  • Jeff Davis County
  • Willacy County
  • Chambers County
  • Refugio County
  • Sabine County
  • Hood County
  • Shackelford County
  • Dallas County
  • San Jacinto County
  • Matagorda County
  • Shelby County
  • Glasscock County
  • Jim Hogg County
  • Parmer County
  • Caldwell County
  • La Salle County
  • Wheeler County
  • Brewster County
  • Fisher County
  • Wood County
  • Gray County
  • Lamar County
  • Andrews County
  • Milam County
  • Wichita County
  • Yoakum County
  • Brooks County
  • Hale County
  • Johnson County
  • Tyler County
  • Carson County
  • Llano County
  • Hall County
  • Hill County
  • Roberts County
  • Harrison County
  • Tom Green County
  • Taylor County
  • Ochiltree County
  • Hutchinson County
  • Pecos County
  • Loving County
  • Walker County
  • Robertson County
  • Erath County
  • Culberson County
  • Bastrop County
  • Reagan County
  • Runnels County
  • Bosque County
  • Franklin County
  • Gonzales County
  • Freestone County
  • Schleicher County
  • Orange County
  • Grimes County
  • Hamilton County
  • Victoria County
  • Colorado County
  • Cochran County
  • Red River County
  • Travis County
  • Lynn County
  • Leon County
  • Reeves County
  • Bell County
  • Real County
  • Briscoe County
  • Somervell County
  • Edwards County
  • Nueces County
  • Brazoria County
  • Atascosa County
  • Houston County
  • Mason County
  • Gregg County
  • Crosby County
  • Bailey County
  • Gaines County
  • Panola County
  • McMullen County
  • Jefferson County
  • Moore County
  • Martin County
  • Childress County
  • Morris County
  • Limestone County
  • Eastland County
  • Potter County
  • Gillespie County
  • Parker County
  • Hays County
  • Clay County
  • Hartley County
  • Zavala County
  • Wise County
  • Nacogdoches County
  • Grayson County
  • Frio County
  • Ector County
  • McCulloch County
  • Sterling County
  • Hemphill County
  • Harris County
  • San Augustine County
  • Lubbock County
  • Goliad County
  • Dawson County
  • Hansford County
  • Webb County
  • Dallam County
  • Cottle County
  • Wilbarger County
  • Brown County
  • Bee County
  • Callahan County
  • Kerr County
  • Denton County
  • Jim Wells County
  • Camp County
  • Lee County
  • Castro County
  • Bexar County
  • Smith County
  • Dickens County
  • Van Zandt County
  • Fort Bend County
  • Polk County
  • Montgomery County
  • Collin County

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1910 3,896,542 - census
1920 4,663,228 16.44% census
1930 5,824,715 19.94% census
1940 6,414,824 9.2% census
1950 7,711,194 16.81% census
1960 9,579,677 19.5% census
1970 11,196,730 14.44% census
1980 14,229,191 21.31% census
1990 16,986,510 16.23% census
2000 20,851,820 18.54% census
2010 25,145,561 17.08% census
2011 25,645,629 1.95% estimation process
2012 26,084,481 1.68% estimation process
2013 26,480,266 1.49% estimation process
2014 26,964,333 1.8% estimation process
2015 27,470,056 1.84% estimation process
2016 27,914,410 1.59% estimation process
2017 28,295,273 1.35% estimation process
2018 28,628,666 1.16% estimation process
2019 28,995,881 1.27% estimation process
2020 28,995,881 0% census

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People born in Texas (200)

People born in Texas, including murderer Stagger Lee Shelton, musician Camila Grey, bass player and music producer Dennis Ward, you can see a list of people who born in Texas.

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Largest Cities in Texas (more)

Cities, Towns, Villages, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Texas.

City Name Title County Population
Texas State in the southern United States 28,995,881
Houston County seat of Harris County, Texas; fourth largest city in the United States by population Harris 2,320,268
San Antonio Second-most populous city in Texas, United States of America Bexar 1,547,253
Dallas County seat of Dallas County, Texas; ninth largest city in the United States by population Dallas 1,343,573
Austin City in Travis, Hays and Williamson counties, Texas, United States; Texas state capital and Travis County seat Travis 978,908
Montopolis City in Travis, Hays and Williamson counties, Texas, United States; Texas state capital and Travis County seat Travis 912,791
Fort Worth City in Texas, USA Tarrant 909,585
El Paso County seat of El Paso County, Texas, United States El Paso 681,728
Arlington County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D. Tarrant 398,854
Corpus Christi City in Texas Nueces 326,586
Plano City in Texas, United States Collin 287,677
Laredo Border city in Texas, USA Webb 262,491
Lubbock County seat of Lubbock County, Texas, United States Lubbock 258,862
Garland City in Dallas County, Texas, United States Bowie 239,928
Irving City in Texas, USA Dallas 239,798
Frisco Frisco is a city in the US state of Texas located in the counties of Collin and Denton, and an affluent and rapidly developing suburb of Dallas. Collin 200,490

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Texas Counties (more)

Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated
County Name Population
Harris County 4,713,325
Dallas County 2,635,516
Tarrant County 2,102,515
Bexar County 2,003,554
Travis County 1,273,954
Collin County 1,034,730
Denton County 887,207
Hidalgo County 868,707
El Paso County 839,238
Fort Bend County 811,688
Montgomery County 607,391
Williamson County 590,551
Cameron County 423,163
Brazoria County 374,264
Bell County 362,924
Nueces County 362,294

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Map & Images (more maps)

Map of Texas Na 1
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Anderson County Texas
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Andrews County Texas
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Angelina County Texas
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Aransas County Texas
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Archer County Texas
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Area Code 956
Area Code 956
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Armstrong County Texas
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Atascosa County Texas
Atascosa County Texas
Austin County Texas
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Austin Tx 1920 Map
Austin Tx 1920 Map
Bailey County Texas
Bailey County Texas
Bandera County Texas
Bandera County Texas
Bastrop County Texas
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Baylor County Texas
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Bee County Texas
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Bell County Texas
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Bexar County Texas
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Blanco County Texas
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Blank Map of Texas
Blank Map of Texas

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