The four major regions of Texas are the Mountains and Basins region, Great Plains, North Central Plains and Coastal Plains. Texas is the second largest state in the United States, encompassing a total area of 268,601 squ... More »

Geographical facts about Texas include that the state's lowest elevation point is at the Gulf of Mexico at sea level, its highest elevation point is at Guadalupe Peak in Culbertson at 8,749 feet above sea level, and the ... More »

To memorize all 50 states, group them into regions, and create mnemonic devices for each region. For example, to memorize the western states of California, Oregon and Washington, place the first letter of each state's na... More » Geography United States

Landforms in the North Central Plains of Texas include the Rio Grande River, pine and hardwood forests, deserts and brushlands. The North Central Plains vary in topography and landscape due to the influences of the Rocky... More »

Create a color-coded map of Texas counties at This website features a tool allowing you to create up to six groups of counties and assign a color and title to each group. You can then save the map on your co... More » Geography United States

National parks in Texas include Big Bend National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park and the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park. Texas has a total of 13 national parks, and over 4.5 million people visit the ... More » Geography United States

As of 2015, many counties in Texas have representatives from the Republican Party, or GOP, of Texas including Andrews, Baylor, Calhoun, Dallas, Denton, El Paso, Houston, Jeff Davis La Salle and San Jacinto. Ochiltree Cou... More » Geography United States