Texas is a state in the southern United States. It is Sandy Cheeks' birthplace. She lived there for 10 to 11 years, before moving to Bikini Bottom. After moving to Bikini Bottom, she tried to go home to Texas many times.
Rosie Cheeks was the first squirrel to discover oil at Spindletop, Texas in "Pest of the West." In "Pranks a Lot," Sandy was leaving for Texas and she was afraid of SpongeBob and Patrick when they pretending to be ghosts. In "Rodeo Daze," Sandy has to go there to see her brother Randy. In the beginning of "Prehibernation Week," Sandy made leaves of Texas. There are numerous mentions of Texas throughout the show and it plays a major role in the episode "Texas."