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South Texas is a region of the U.S. state of
Texasthat lies roughly south of, or beginning at, San Antonio. The southern and western boundary is the Rio Grande River, and to the east it is the Gulf of Mexico. The population of this region is about 3.7 million. The southern portion of this region is often referred to as "Deep South Texas." The Rio Grande Valleyis part of this area.
There is no defined northern boundary, although it is believed to be at the city of San Antonio and from an east to west line extending from the
Rio Grandenear Maverick County to the Gulf of Mexico, but turning southeast at or near Lavaca County, and continuing towards the Gulf of Mexico to separate it from East Texasand Southeast Texas. The Rio Grande serves as the western and southern boundaries and separates Texasfrom Mexico. The eastern portion of South Texas is bordered by the Gulf of Mexico.
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