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CHALK CREEK (Kinney County). Chalk Creek rises nine miles northwest of the intersection of Farm roads 3199 and 334 in northeastern Kinney County (at 29°31' N, 100°10' W) and runs south for 3½ miles to its mouth on the West Nueces River, five miles northwest of Farm Road 334 (at 29°29' N, 100°12' W). The surrounding flat terrain has local deep and dense dissection and is surfaced by dark, calcareous clays and clay and sandy loams that support oak, juniper, mesquite, and various grasses.


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

"CHALK CREEK (KINNEY COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 24, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.