Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in
the United ...... Jump up ^ "Population Finder". American Fact Finder. U.S. Census
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 ... There are two swingers bars in operation in Houston. ... watch over a Texas pipe
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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 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 ...
Fact Monster from Information Please ... Houston, the largest city in Texas and
seat of Harris County, is located in the southeast part of the state near the Gulf of
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).
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 ...
Oct 24, 2011 ... 50 random facts about Texas, including history, statistics, culture, and ... has
never had a homicide.<sup>i</sup>; The largest city in Texas is Houston.