Amarillo is in the center of the Texas Panhandle. The city connects with Oklahoma and New Mexico via I-40, with Dallas-Ft. Worth via U.S 287, with Lubbock via I-27.
Altitude: 3,671 ft.; annual precipitation app. 20 inches; there are 4 distinct seasons with over 250 sunny days each year. A constant breeze insures relatively low humidity and comfortable temperatures most of the year.
Amarillo Rick Husband International Airport completed a state-of-the-art renovation in June 2011, and is served by American Eagle, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines
Amarillo 198,645 (Census 2015); the city lies within 2 counties, Potter and Randall, and encompasses 90.31 sqm