Borrego Creek

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Borrego Creek rises two miles west of Fairview in western Wilson County (at 29°07' N, 98°21' W) and runs southeast for twenty-six miles to its mouth on the Atascosa River, 1½ miles northwest of Campbellton in southeastern Atascosa County (at 28°46' N, 98°18' W). It crosses flat to rolling terrain with clay loam and sandy loam soils that support water-tolerant hardwoods and grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Borrego Creek,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 20, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994