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Lamb County, Texas

Lamb County features rich, red, brown soils on the High Plains with some hills that drain to the upper Brazos River tributaries. Local economy consists of agribusiness, distribution centers, and denim textiles.

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Where is Lamb County, Texas?

  • Lamb County is on the southern edge of the Panhandle, in the South Plains portion of the state, bordered on the east by Hale County, on the south by Hockley County, on the west by Bailey County, and on the north by Castro and Parmer counties. The center of the county is located at 34°02' north latitude and 102°20' west longitude. The entire county is atop the high plains. Littlefield, the county seat, is in the southern part of the county on U.S. Highway 84, forty miles northwest of Lubbock. The county was named for George A. Lamb. It occupies 1,022 square miles of level plains dotted with playas and a few low hills.

  • As of the 2010 census, its population was 13,977. The county was created in 1876, but not organized until 1908. It is named for George A. Lamb, who died in the Battle of San Jacinto. Lamb County was the home of the Texas House Speaker Bill W. Clayton, who served from 1975 until 1983. It is also the birthplace of country music singer Waylon Jennings.

Adjacent Counties

  • Castro County (north)
  • Hale County (east)
  • Hockley County (south)
  • Bailey County (west)
  • Parmer County (northwest)
  • Lubbock County (southeast)
  • Cochran County (southwest)

Sites and Attractions in Lamb County 

  • Ray Roberts Lake State Park is a state park located in Denton County, Texas, near Pilot Point, Texas. The Park is 3,777 acres. It is extremely popular due to its proximity to the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area - in 2016, it was the 8th most popular Texas state park with 244,193 visitors.

  • Joe Pool Lake is a freshwater impoundment (reservoir) located in the southern part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in North Texas. The lake encompasses parts of Tarrant, Dallas, and Ellis counties. The lake measures 7,740 acres with a conservation storage capacity of 176,900 acre-feet. With a maximum depth of 75 feet (23 m) the lake drains an area of 232 square miles.

Farming and Ranching in Lamb County 

  • The major physical features of the county are the dry bed of the North Fork of the Double Mountain Fork of the Brazos River, also known as Blackwater Draw, and a range of low-lying sand hills roughly following the course of Blackwater Draw as it meanders southeast across the northern section of the county. Two other tributaries of the Brazos, Running Water Creek and Yellow House River, also traverse the county.
  • Four small lakes are found in the western half of the county: Soda Lake in the northwest and Bull Lake, Illusion Lake, and Yellow Lake in the southwest. Elevations in Lamb County range from 3,400 to 3,800 feet above sea level. Annual precipitation averages 18.04 inches per year, and the growing season lasts 194 days. Temperatures range between an average minimum temperature of 24° F in January and an average maximum of 93° in July.

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