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Encyclopedia > North Texas
This is an article about a region of Texas. For the university in Denton, see University of North Texas.
North Texas. The counties in red are always included in the definition of North Texas, while those in pink may or may not be included in the definition of the region.[citation needed]
North Texas. The counties in red are always included in the definition of North Texas, while those in pink may or may not be included in the definition of the region.[citation needed]

North Texas is a distinct cultural and geographic area forming the central-northeastern section of the U.S. state of Texas. North Texas is generally considered to include the area south of Oklahoma, east of Abilene, Texas, and north of Waco, Texas. North Texas, being more precisely the northern part of the eastern portion of Texas, does not include the Panhandle of Texas, despite the fact that it extends farther north. Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... UNT redirects here. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... For other uses of terms redirecting here, see US (disambiguation), USA (disambiguation), and United States (disambiguation) Motto In God We Trust(since 1956) (From Many, One; Latin, traditional) Anthem The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City National language English (de facto)1 Demonym American... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      A U.S. state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of... For other uses, see Texas (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Oklahoma (disambiguation). ... Abilene is located in Taylor County, Texas, United States, in the central portion of the state. ... For the Branch Davidian siege in Waco, Texas, see Waco Siege. ... The Texas Panhandle is a region of the state of Texas consisting of the northernmost 26 counties in the state. ...


North Texas is centered upon the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, the largest metropolitan area in Texas. People in the Dallas and Fort Worth areas sometimes use the terms "Metroplex" and "North Texas" interchangeably. However, North Texas actually refers to a much larger area that includes many rural counties. The Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, a title designated by the U.S. Census as of 2003, encompasses 12 counties within the U.S. state of Texas. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For other uses, see Dallas (disambiguation). ... Nickname: Motto: Where the West Begins Location of Fort Worth in Tarrant County, Texas Coordinates: , Country State Counties Tarrant, Denton Government  - Mayor Michael J. Moncrief Area  - City 298. ...


Major cities

Arlington is a city in Tarrant County, Texas (USA) within the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area. ... For other uses, see Dallas (disambiguation). ... Motto: North of Ordinary Location within the state of Texas County Denton County Government  - Mayor Perry McNeill Area  - City 161. ... Nickname: Motto: Where the West Begins Location of Fort Worth in Tarrant County, Texas Coordinates: , Country State Counties Tarrant, Denton Government  - Mayor Michael J. Moncrief Area  - City 298. ... Nickname: Location within the state of Texas Coordinates: , County Government  - Mayor Pat Evans Area  - City 185. ... McKinney is a city in Collin County, Texas (USA), the county seat and second in population to Plano. ... Wichita Falls is a city in Wichita County, Texas, United States. ...

Other cities

Anna is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States. ... Image:Addison Flag. ... Allen is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States, and a northern suburb of Dallas. ... Bonham is a city in Fannin County, Texas, United States. ... Boyd may refer to any of the following: // See Boyd (surname) The name Boyd has Scottish roots that originally meant blond-headed. This is ironic becuase Boyd is also the most bald man in the world. ... Bridgeport is the name of a number of places in the United States of America: Bridgeport, Alabama Bridgeport, California Bridgeport, Chicago Bridgeport, Connecticut - by far the largest city with this name Bridgeport, Illinois Bridgeport, Michigan Bridgeport, Ohio Bridgeport, New Jersey Bridgeport, Pennsylvania Bridgeport, Washington Bridgeport, West Virginia See also: Bridgeport... Cleburne is a city in Johnson County, Texas, United States. ... Corsicana is a city in Navarro County, Texas, United States. ... Location in Dallas County and the state of Texas Country State Counties Dallas, Denton, Collin Government  - Mayor Becky Miller Area  - City  36. ... Decatur is the name of several places in the United States. ... Motto: A jewel at the crossing of a great river! Location of Denison, Texas Coordinates: , Country State County Grayson Founded 1872 Government  - Mayor Robert Brady Area  - Total 22. ... Duncanville is a city in Dallas County, Texas (USA). ... Ennis is a city in Ellis County, Texas (USA). ... Flower Mound is a town located in Denton County, Texas (USA). ... Gainesville is a city in Cooke County, Texas, United States. ... Garland is a city in Dallas County, Texas, (USA). ... This article is about the city in Texas. ... Graham is a city in Young County, Texas, USA. The population was 8,716 at the 2000 census. ... Flag of Greenville Greenville is a city in Hunt County, Texas, in the United States. ... Haltom City is a city located in Tarrant County, Texas. ... Hillsboro is a city in Hill County, Texas, United States. ... Location within the state of Texas County Collin County  - Mayor Mike Simpson Area    - City 181. ... Mustangs at Las Colinas Streetscape along Las Colinas Blvd in North Irving Aerial shot of Irving/Las Colinass Urban Center. ... Keller is a city located in Tarrant County, Texas. ... Location Location in the state of Texas Government Counties Denton County Dallas County Mayor Gene Carey Geographical characteristics Area     City 42. ... Mansfield is a city located in Johnson County, Tarrant County, and Ellis County Texas (USA). ... Meridian is a city in Bosque County, Texas, United States. ... Mesquite is a suburb of Dallas, Texas, located in Dallas County and Kaufman County, Texas. ... Mineral Wells is a city located in Palo Pinto County, Texas and a portion of Parker County, Texas. ... Nocona is a city along U.S. Highway 82 and State Highway 175 in Montague County, Texas, United States. ... Paradise is a city in Wise County, Texas, United States. ... Nickname: Location within Dallas County and the state of Texas County Dallas County Collin County Government  - City Manager Bill Keffler Area  - City 74. ... Rockwall is a city in Rockwall County, Texas, United States. ... Rowlett is a city in Dallas County and Rockwall County, Texas, United States. ... Sherman is a city in Grayson County, Texas, United States. ... Stephenville, a city founded in 1856, is in Erath County, Texas, in the United States. ... Vernon is a city in Wilbarger County, Texas, United States. ... Waxahachie is a city in Ellis County, Texas, United States. ... Weatherford is a city in Parker County, Texas, United States. ... Wylie is a city in Collin County. ...

See also

  • List of geographical regions in Texas

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North Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (161 words)
North Texas is a distinct cultural and geographic area forming the central-northeastern section of the US state of Texas.
North Texas is generally considered to include the area south of Oklahoma, east of Abilene, Texas, and north of Waco, Texas.
North Texas, being more in precisely the northern part of the eastern portion of Texas, does not include the Panhandle of Texas, despite the fact that it extends farther north.
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