Brushy Creek (Hays County)

Type: General Entry

Published: November 1, 1994

Brushy Creek rises two miles southeast of Buda in eastern Hays County (at 30°05' N, 97°49' W) and flows southeast for 14½ miles to its mouth on Plum Creek, five miles northwest of Lockhart in Caldwell County (at 29°'56 N, 97°'44 W). The stream is intermittent in its upper reaches and is dammed a mile above its mouth. It traverses a land surface of clays and shales that principally support grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Brushy Creek (Hays County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 29, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994