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Where is Texas, United States?

Location of state of Texas on a map

Texas is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 25,145,561 people, it is the 2nd largest division in United States in terms of population.

Texas gained its current status as a state in the year 1845. The government of Texas is lead by Greg Abbott and is based in the state capital of Austin (Population: 790,390).

The most populous cities in Texas are: Houston (Population: 2,099,451), San Antonio (Population: 1,327,407), Dallas (Population: 1,197,816), Austin (Population: 790,390), Fort Worth (Population: 741,206).

Texas State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
Time Zones CDT, MDT
Year of Establishment 1845
Capital Austin (Population: 790,390)
Head of Government Greg Abbott
Total Population 25,145,561
Total Area 691,030 sq km (266,808 sq miles)
Population Density 36.4 sq km (94.2 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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