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Texas Facts and Trivia. Texas is popularly known as The Lone Star State. The Alamo is located in San Antonio. It is where Texas defenders fell to Mexican ...

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Quick Facts. Admission to Statehood: December 29, 1845 (28th State). Area: Area: 268,601 sq.mi (695,674 sq.km.), 2nd; Land: 261,914 sq.mi. (678,355 sq.km. ) ...

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Texas. Entered the Union: December 29, 1845 (28), Capital: Austin. State Nicknames: Lone Star State, State Motto: Friendship. State Mammal: Texas Longhorn ...

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Texas was the 28th state in the USA; it was admitted on December 29, 1845. State Abbreviation - TX State Capital - Austin Largest City - Houston Area - 268,601 ...

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Fun Facts. State abbreviation/Postal code: Tex./TX Nickname: The Lone Star State Origin of name: From the Caddoan word for "ally," used to refer to ...

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State Facts. Full Name. State of Texas. Admitted to the Union (Rank). December 29, 1845 (28th). Population 2000 (Rank). 20,851,820 (2nd). Land Area (Rank).

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Texas (nicknamed: The Lone Star State) has 254 counties. The state's capital is Austin. With these facts about Texas, let us uncover some more information ...

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Get Texas facts, maps, and pictures in this U.S. state profile from National Geographic Kids.

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Feb 15, 2017 ... The "Lone Star" state is famous for its grit, independence, cattle, cowboys, and state pride, but here are many fun Texas facts we bet you don't ...