Box Canyon

Box Canyon-Amistad, TX -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Texas
Population (2000): 76
Housing Units (2000): 135
Land area (2000): 4.018985 sq. miles (10.409124 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 4.018985 sq. miles (10.409124 sq. km)
FIPS code: 09658
Located within: Texas (TX), FIPS 48
Location: 29.528215 N, 101.168849 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Headwords:
Box Canyon-Amistad, TX
Box Canyon-Amistad
Box Canyon, TX
Box Canyon

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  • Box Canyon, TX — Box Canyon Amistad, TX U.S. Census Designated Place in Texas Population (2000): 76 Housing Units (2000): 135 Land area (2000): 4.018985 sq. miles (10.409124 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • box canyon — box .canyon n AmE a deep narrow valley with very straight sides and no way out = ↑gorge …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • box canyon — box ,canyon noun count a valley with steep straight sides at each end …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Box canyon — A box canyon is a canyon whose entrance is also its only exit, excluding climbable walls …   Wikipedia

  • box canyon —     a) A narrow gorge or canyon containing an intermittent stream following a zigzag course, characterized by high, steep rock walls and typically closed upstream by a similar wall, giving the impression, as viewed from its bottom, of being… …   Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • box canyon — noun Etymology: box (II) : a canyon with approximately vertical walls and typically closed upstream with a similar wall …   Useful english dictionary

  • box canyon — a canyon with steep side walls terminating headwards in a vertical cliff. [1870 75, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • box canyon — noun N. Amer. a narrow canyon with a flat bottom and vertical walls …   English new terms dictionary

  • box canyon — noun (C) AmE a deep narrow valley with very straight sides and no way out …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Box Canyon-Amistad — Box Canyon Amistad, TX U.S. Census Designated Place in Texas Population (2000): 76 Housing Units (2000): 135 Land area (2000): 4.018985 sq. miles (10.409124 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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