Capital:   Austin

State Abbreviation:   TX

State Bird:   Mockingbird

State Flower:   Bluebonnet

Nickname:   Lone Star State

Borders:   This state is bordered by New Mexico and Mexico on the west, the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico on the south, Oklahoma and Arkansas on the north, and Arkansas and Louisiana on the east.

  Largest Cities:
1.  Houston
2.  Dallas
3.  San Antonio
4.  Austin
5.  El Paso
6.  Fort Worth
7.  Arlington
8.  Corpus Christi
9.  Plano
10.  Garland
11.  Lubbock
12.  Irving
13.  Laredo
14.  Amarillo
15.  Pasadena