Area: 268,596 sq mi (695,662 sq km).
Population: ~ 29,500,000.
Largest cities: Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, Corpus Christi, Plano, Laredo, Lubbock, Garland, Irving, Amarillo, Grand Prairie, Brownsville, Carrollton, Denton, McKinney, Pasadena, Frisco, Mesquite, McAllen, Killeen, Waco, Midland, Abilene, Beaumont, Odessa, Round Rock, San Angelo, League City, Richardson, The Woodlands, Wichita Falls, College Station, Pearland, Lewisville, Tyler, Allen, Sugar Land, Edinburg, Mission, Pharr, Missouri City, Longview, Bryan, Baytown, Temple, Texarkana.
National parks: Big Bend, Guadalupe Mountains.
Texas is the second-largest state in the United States, after Alaska. Texas joined the union in 1845 as the 28th state of the United States. Texas has an area of nearly 700,000 square kilometers and a population of 28.3 million people. Texas has many different big and small cities, the most prominent of which is the city of Houston. In addition, the state of Texas is also home to the largest concentration of oil and gas reserves in the United States, compared to the industry here is extremely developed and has potential.
Tourist attractions in the state of Texas: Fort Alamo, Houston Space Center, Big Bend National Park, Dallas Museum of Art...
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