This season, OSMTX features nine square miles from across the Lone Star State. These square miles were nominated by PBS viewers and showcase the diversity and sprit of modern day Texas.
The El Paso square mile includes portions of the Segundo Barrio and Chihuahuita neighborhoods. Encompassing some of the oldest areas in El Paso, this square mile borders the Mexican city of Juarez to the south and the heart of downtown El Paso to the north.
Noted as one of the poorest zip codes in the United States, this area is currently seeing a resurgence of community pride and investment.
The Nacogdoches square mile stretches from the heart of downtown, north to the edge of Stephen F. Austin State University.
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The San Antonio square mile features the neighborhoods of King William and Lavaca just south of downtown.
Silverton is a city in Briscoe County, Texas, United States. The population was 771 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Briscoe County.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.0 square mile.
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The Austin square mile runs from Ladybird Lake, north to the State Capitol and includes the heart of downtown.
Want to see another Austin ONE SQUARE MILE? Check out this Austin episode from ONE SQUARE MILE: AMERICA
Port Isabel is a city in Cameron County, Texas, United States. It is part of the Brownsville–Harlingen–Raymondville and the Matamoros–Brownsvillemetropolitan areas. The population was 5,006 at the 2010 census.
Across Texas, the Alamo Drafthouse is dedicated to keeping the movie-watching experience safe for movie fans, serving quality food and drinks, and upholding high presentation standards.
Midland is a city in and the county seat of Midland County, Texas, United States, on the Southern Plains of the state's western area. At the 2010 census, the population of Midland was 111,147, and a 2011 estimate of 113,931, making it the twenty-eighth most populous city in the state of Texas. Due to the oil boom in Midland, certain officials have estimated the population to be hovering around 155,000 to 165,000. The Midland metropolitan area's, composed of Midland County, population grew 4.6 percent to 151,662 between July 1, 2011, and July 1, 2012, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. People in Midland are called Midlanders.
Montrose is an area located in west-central Houston, Texas, United States and is one of the city's major cultural areas. Montrose and the larger Neartown area is considered one of the eccentric and demographically diverse areas of Houston. In recent decades, the area hosts a significant community of young adults, LGTB, punk rockers, artists, as well as a vibrant thrift, vintage, and second-hand shopping area.
During the 1960s and 1970s, Neartown was known for its Bohemian flavor—this would spawn both the Westheimer Colony Art Festival in 1971 and the subsequent street fair in 1973, which would become known as the Westheimer Street Festival. Starting in the 1990s, the area has become increasingly gentrified with a trend towards remodeled and new homes, high rents, upmarket boutiques and restaurants.
WOATS Oatsnack is an indulgent snack made with an irresistible blend of gently baked whole grain oats, honey and other premium ingredients. Perfect anytime, anywhere, right out of the bag. True to the ambitions of our young founder, the mission of WOATS Oatsnack is to inspire kids and young adults to discover and harness their passions, make a difference in their communities and change the world for the better.
Downtown Dallas is the Central Business District (CBD) in Dallas, Texas USA, located in the geographic center of the city. The strong organic growth of Downtown Dallas since the early 2000s and continuing into the present has now resulted in the expansion of the term "Downtown" to include the explosive growth occurring immediately north of the Woodall Rodgers Freeway in the Victory Park and Uptown/Turtle Creek Districts as well as past Central Expressway to the east in the Deep Ellum and Bryan Place Districts, past Interstate 30 to the south with the Cedars District, and jumping over Interstate 35E to the west to include the Design District and Lower Oak Lawn. In total there are 15 districts that now form the definition of "Downtown".
In 2013 "Downtown Dallas" is now viewed as an interconnected grouping of dense and urban center city districts, that while unique in their own right, also share strong urban linkages to each other and collectively participate in their role as Downtown Dallas.
Brazos Film & Video
ONE SQUARE MILE: TEXAS is produced by husband and wife filmmakers Carl and Elisabeth Crum with Brazos Film & Video in Fort Worth, Texas.