Texas Facts

The Alamo in San Antonio Texas
The Alamo in San Antonio Texas

Introduction - Texas

The southwest region of the United States is where you will find the largest mainland state in the country, which is Texas. It borders Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma in addition to being one of four states to border Mexico. The Alamo, the Dallas Cowboys, Austin, the Gulf of Mexico and Waco are just some of the things that might come to mind when thinking of Texas. To find out more information on Texas; including the two presidents who were born there, what popular drink was invented there, when it became a state, and how around 8,000 people died in Galveston in 1900, read the lists of interesting facts below. This information is written for both kids and adults.

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Texas State Quick Facts

Interesting Texas Facts

Historical Texas Facts