Liquid Assets: The State of Texas’ Water Resources
Water Planning Regions
Exhibit 9 is a map of Texas with the approximate location of the 16 water planning regions.
Region A includes the counties of Armstrong, Carson, Childress, Collingsworth, Dallam, Donley, Hall, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Gray, Lipscomb, Moore, Ochiltree, Oldham, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman and Wheeler.
Region B includes the counties of Archer, Baylor, Clay, Cottle, Foard, Hardeman, King, Montague, Wichita, Wilbarger and part of Young.
Region C includes the counties of Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Fannin, Freestone, Grayson, Jack, Kaufman, Navarro, Parker, Rockwall, Tarrant, Wise and part of Henderson.
Region D includes the counties of Bowie, Camp, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Hopkins, Hunt, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Rains, Red River, Upshur, Titus, Van Zandt, Wood and part of Smith.
Region E includes the counties of Brewster, Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Presidio and Terrell.
Region F includes the counties of Andrews, Borden, Brown, Coke, Coleman, Concho, Crockett, Crane, Ector, Glasscook, Howard, Irion, Kimble, Loving, Martin, Mason, McCulloch, Menard, Midland Mitchell, Pecos, Reagan, Reeves, Runnels, Schleicher, Scurry, Sterling, Sutton, Tom Green, Upton, Ward and Winkler.
Region G includes the counties of Bell, Bosque, Brazos, Burleson, Callahan, Comanche, Coryell, Eastland, Erath, Falls, Fisher, Grimes, Hamilton, Haskell, Hill, Hood, Johnson, Jones, Kent, Knox, Lampasas, Lee, Limestone, McLennan, Milam, Nolan, Palo Pinto, Robertson, Shackelford, Somervell, Stephens, Stonewall, Taylor, Throckmorton, Washington, Williamson and Young.
Region H includes the counties of Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Montgomery, San Jacinto, Walker, Waller, and parts of Polk and Trinity.
Region I includes the counties of Anderson, Angelina, Cherokee, Hardin, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Nacogdoches, Newton, Panola, Orange, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Tyler and parts of Henderson, Polk, Smith and Trinity.
Region J includes the counties of Bandera, Edwards, Kerr, Kinney, Real and Val Verde.
Region K includes the counties of Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Colorado, Fayette, Gillespie, Llano, Matagorda, Mills, San Saba, Travis and parts of Hays and Wharton.
Region L includes the counties of Atascosa, Bexar, Caldwell, Calhoun, Comal, Dewitt, Dimmit, Frio, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, LaSalle, Medina, Refugio, Uvalde, Victoria, Wilson, Zavala and part of Hays.
Region M includes the counties of Cameron, Hidalgo, Jim Hogg, Maverick, Starr, Webb, Willacy and Zapata.
Region N includes the counties of Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces and San Patricio.
Region O includes the counties of Bailey, Briscoe, Castro, Cochran, Crosby, Dawson, Dickens, Deaf Smith, Floyd, Garza, Gains, Hale, Hockley, Lamb, Lynn, Lubbock, Motley, Parmer, Swisher, Terry and Yoakum.
Region P includes the counties of Jackson, Lavaca and part of Wharton.
For more information on this exhibit, please contact the Comptroller’s Data Services Division at 512-463-4900 or at P.O. Box 13528, Austin, Texas 78711-3528.