In the Vital Stats of Big Tex infographic by Assured Self Storage provides some interesting facts and figures on the new and improved Big Tex statue at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas. Here are some interesting statistics on Big Tex:
- The head of Big Tex weighs around 1000 lbs. and is about 2 feet taller (from chin to top of the hat) then the previous version.
- Big Tex grew a bit to 55 feet tall. That is about half the size of the Statue of Liberty (111 ft, 6 in).
- Big Tex packed a couple of pounds. He previously weighed about 6,000 lbs, but now weighs over 25,000 lbs.
Infographic Source: Assured Self Storage