Chili is the official state dish of Texas.
Texas has 254 counties.
The pecan tree is the only naturally growing nut tree in
North America. It is native to the Texas, Mississippi and
Mexico River Valleys.
There is a town in Texas called Ding Dong.
The state of Texas is the only state in the nation that has
been under six flags.The flags of Spain, France, Mexico, the
Lone Star Republic of Texas, the Confederate States of
America, and the United States.
Texas is the only state that is allowed to fly its flag at
the same height as the U.S. flag.
70% of the population of Texas lives within 200 miles of
Waco, Texas, became the birthplace of Dr Pepper soda in
Texas possesses three of the Top Ten most populous cities in
the U.S. - Houston, Dallas and San Antonio.
Almost 10% of Texas is covered by forest which includes four
national and five state forests.
The last land battle of the U.S. Civil War was fought in