Boggy Creek (Lavaca County)

Type: General Entry

Published: November 1, 1994

Boggy Creek begins in a tank in southwestern Lavaca County (at 29°09' N, 96°56' W) and runs west 4½ miles before emptying into Chicolete Creek (at 29°09' N, 96°57' W). It has one named tributary, Andrews Branch. Boggy Creek crosses flat to rolling terrain with local escarpments, a fine sandy loam surface, and vegetation consisting of post oak woods and grasses.

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Anonymous, “Boggy Creek (Lavaca County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 20, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994