Texas is positioned in both the northern and western hemispheres.
Located in the southern Gulf-Coast region of the United States of America - a part of North America - it's bordered by the U.S. States of New Mexico
, as well as the Gulf of Mexico.
In addition, it's bordered by the Rio Grande River that forms the state's entire border with the country of Mexico,
a border 1,951 miles - 3,141 km in length.