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BOGGY CREEK (Lavaca County). 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 article.

"BOGGY CREEK (LAVACA COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.