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Outline of Texas

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The location of the State of Texas in the United States of America

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Texas:

Texassecond-most populous and the second-most extensive of the 50 states of the United States of America. Texas borders Mexico and the Gulf of Mexico in the South Central United States. Texas is placed in the Southern United States by the United States Census Bureau.[1] The Republic of Texas joined the United States as the 28th state on December 29, 1845. Texas joined the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War from 1861 to 1865 but was readmitted to the Union in 1870.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable map of the State of Texas

Geography of Texas[edit]

Geography of Texas

Places in Texas[edit]

Environment of Texas[edit]

Natural geographic features of Texas[edit]

Regions of Texas[edit]

Administrative divisions of Texas[edit]

An enlargeable map of the 254 counties of the state of Texas

Demography of Texas[edit]

Demographics of Texas

Government and politics of Texas[edit]

Branches of the government of Texas[edit]

Government of Texas

Executive branch of the government of Texas[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Texas[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Texas[edit]

Courts of Texas

Law and order in Texas[edit]

Law of Texas

Military in Texas[edit]

Texas Military Forces

History of Texas[edit]

History of Texas, by period[edit]

History of Texas, by region[edit]

History of Texas, by subject[edit]

Culture of Texas[edit]

Culture of Texas

The arts in Texas[edit]

Sports in Texas[edit]

Sports in Texas

Economy and infrastructure of Texas[edit]

Economy of Texas

Education in Texas[edit]

Education in Texas

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Census Regions and Divisions of the United States" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 2, 2016.
  2. ^ "Texas:Facts, Map, and State Symbols". EnchantedLearning.com. Retrieved 2008-03-09.
  3. ^ Barry Popik, Smoky City, barrypopik.com website, March 27, 2005
  4. ^ "Texas Joins California as State with 30-Million-Plus Population". Census.gov. Retrieved 2024-01-12.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Texas