Brushy Creek (Washington County)

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Brushy Creek rises three miles southeast of Burton in southwest Washington County (at 30°08' N, 96°34' W) and runs ten miles south to its mouth on the West Fork of Mill Creek in Austin County (at 30°03' N, 96°34' W). It crosses an area of low-rolling hills and prairies surfaced by clay and sandy loam that support grasses, mesquite, and chaparral.

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

Anonymous, “Brushy Creek (Washington County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 28, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994