Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in
the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a ...
Houston is the fourth most populous city in the nation (trailing only New York, Los
Angeles and Chicago), and is the largest in the southern U.S. and Texas.
Check out some facts and figures about the city, from population and culture to ...
Texas has 20 cultural districts, of which 6 are in Houston (Texas Commission ...
Jul 30, 2014 ... The cough syrup concoction, Purple Drank, originated in Houston. ... watch over
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Aug 1, 2016 ... Texas has its fair share of oddities, some of which are hiding in plain sight. Here
are 10 interesting facts about Houston that you probably didn't ...
Interesting Facts about Texas ... The City of Houston covers 596.11 square miles
of flat land 50 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico, approximately 100 feet ...
Sep 28, 2016 ... Think you know everything about Houston? Here are ten things about the big
Texas city you'd be surprised to hear!
Apr 15, 2014 ... Houston was founded in 1836 and named after Gen. Sam Houston, hero of the
Texas war for independence from Mexico (1835–1836).
Jun 22, 2016 ... We've got some deep-cut facts about Houston that are likely new to you if not for
some extensive internet rabbit-hole sessions (we'll save you ...
Sep 14, 2015 ... ... on our great city? Check out these historical facts and wow your friends and
family. ... Houston Used To Be The Texas Capital In August 1836 ...