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US States

A state is one of fifty entities who share their sovereignty with the United States federal government. Americans are citizens of both their states, and the country! Each state has different flags, populations, capitals, and more... so challenge yourself to learn them all!
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created October 20, 2015
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NameAbbreviationCapitalDate of StatehoodPopulation (2010 census)Total AreaFlagLocationLargest CitySealOfficial NicknameState BirdState TreeState Flower
AlabamaALMontgomeryDecember 14, 18194,780,127135,767Birminghamyellowhammerlongleaf pinecamellia
AlaskaAKJuneauJanuary 3, 1959710,2491,723,337AnchorageThe Last Frontierwillow ptarmiganSitka spruceforget-me-not
ArizonaAZPhoenixFebruary 14, 19126,392,307295,233PhoenixGrand Canyon Statecactus wrenblue palo verdesaguaro cactus blossom
ArkansasARLittle RockJune 15, 18362,915,958137,733Little RockThe Natural Statemockingbirdloblolly pineapple blossom
CaliforniaCASacramentoSeptember 9, 185037,254,503423,970Los AngelesThe Golden StateCalifornia quailredwoodCalifornia poppy
ColoradoCODenverAugust 1, 18765,029,324269,602DenverCentennial Statelark buntingColorado blue spruceRocky Mountain columbine
ConnecticutCTHartfordJanuary 9, 17883,574,11814,356BridgeportConstitution StateAmerican robinwhite oakmountain laurel
DelawareDEDoverDecember 7, 1787897,9366,446WilmingtonThe First Stateblue hen chickenAmerican hollypeach blossom
FloridaFLTallahasseeMarch 3, 184518,804,623170,312JacksonvilleSunshine Statenorthern mockingbirdsabal palmorange blossom
GeorgiaGAAtlantaJanuary 2, 17889,688,681153,910AtlantaPeach Statebrown thrashersouthern live oakCherokee rose
HawaiiHIHonoluluAugust 21, 19591,360,30128,314HonoluluAloha Statenenecandlenut treeHawaiian hibiscus
IdahoIDBoiseJuly 3, 18901,567,652216,443BoiseGem Statemountain bluebirdwestern white pinemock orange
IllinoisILSpringfieldDecember 3, 181812,831,549149,997ChicagoPrairie Statenorthern cardinalwhite oakviolet
IndianaINIndianapolisDecember 11, 18166,484,22994,327IndianapolisHoosier Statenorthern cardinaltulip treepeony
IowaIADes MoinesDecember 28, 18463,046,869145,746Des MoinesHawkeye Stateeastern goldfinchbur oakwild prairie rose
KansasKSTopekaJanuary 29, 18612,853,132213,099WichitaSunflower Statewestern meadowlarkeastern cottonwoodsunflower
KentuckyKYFrankfortJune 1, 17924,339,349104,656LouisvilleBluegrass Statenorthern cardinaltulip treegoldenrod
LouisianaLABaton RougeApril 30, 18124,533,479135,658New OrleansPelican Statebrown pelicanbald cypressmagnolia
MaineMEAugustaMarch 15, 18201,328,36191,634PortlandPine Tree Stateblack-capped chickadeeeastern white pinewhite pine cone and tassel
MarylandMDAnnapolisApril 28, 17885,773,78532,131BaltimoreOld Line StateBaltimore oriolewhite oakblack-eyed susan
MassachusettsMABostonFebruary 6, 17886,547,81727,335BostonThe Bay Stateblue-capped chickadeeAmerican elmmayflower
MichiganMILansingJanuary 26, 18379,884,129250,488DetroitThe Great Lakes StateAmerican robineastern white pineapple blossom
MinnesotaMNSaint PaulMay 11, 18585,303,925225,163MinneapolisNorth Star Statecommon loonred pinepink and white lady's slipper
MississippiMSJacksonDecember 10, 18172,968,103125,438JacksonMagnolia Statenorthern mockingbirdsouthern magnoliamagnolia
MissouriMOJefferson CityAugust 10, 18215,988,927180,540Kansas CityShow-Me Stateeastern bluebirdflowering dogwoodhawthorn
MontanaMTHelenaNovember 8, 1889989,417380,832BillingsTreasure Statewestern meadowlarkponderosa pinebitterroot
NebraskaNELincolnMarch 1, 18671,826,341200,330OmahaCornhusker Statewestern meadowlarkeastern cottonwoodgoldenrod
NevadaNVCarson CityOctober 31, 18642,700,691286,380Las VegasSilver Statemountain bluebirdsingle-leaf pinyonsagebrush
New HampshireNHConcordJune 21, 17881,316,46624,214ManchesterGranite Statepurple finchAmerican white birchpurple lilac
New JerseyNJTrentonDecember 18, 17878,791,93622,592NewarkGarden Stateeastern goldfinchnorthern red oakviolet
New MexicoNMSanta FeJanuary 6, 19122,059,192314,917AlbuquerqueLand of Enchantmentroadrunnerpinon pineyucca flower
New YorkNYAlbanyJuly 26, 178819,378,087141,297New YorkEmpire Stateeastern bluebirdsugar maplerose
North CarolinaNCRaleighNovember 21, 17899,535,692139,391CharlotteOld North Statenorthern cardinallongleaf pineflowering dogwood
North DakotaNDBismarckNovember 2, 1889672,591183,107FargoPeace Garden Statewestern meadowlarkAmerican elmwild prairie rose
OhioOHColumbusMarch 1, 180311,536,725116,099ColumbusBuckeye Statenorthern cardinalOhio buckeyescarlet carnation
OklahomaOKOklahoma CityNovember 16, 19073,751,616181,038Oklahoma CitySooner Statescissor-tailed flycatchereastern redbudOklahoma rose
OregonORSalemFebruary 14, 18593,831,073254,800PortlandBeaver Statewestern meadowlarkdouglas firOregon grape
PennsylvaniaPAHarrisburgDecember 12, 178712,702,887119,279PhiladelphiaKeystone Stateruffed grouseeastern hemlockmountain laurel
Rhode IslandRIProvidenceMay 19, 17901,052,9314,002ProvidenceOcean StateRhode Island red chickenred mapleviolet
South CarolinaSCColumbiaMay 23, 17884,625,40182,931ColumbiaPalmetto StateCarolina wrensabal palmyellow jessamine
South DakotaSDPierreNovember 2, 1889814,191199,730Sioux FallsThe Mount Rushmore Statering-necked pheasantblack hills sprucepasque flower
TennesseeTNNashvilleJune 1, 17966,346,275109,152MemphisVolunteer Statenorthern mockingbirdtulip treeiris
TexasTXAustinDecember 29, 184525,146,105695,660HoustonLone Star Statenorthern mockingbirdpecanbluebonnet
UtahUTSalt Lake CityJanuary 4, 18962,763,888219,882Salt Lake CityBeehive StateCalifornia gullblue sprucesego lily
VermontVTMontpelierMarch 4, 1791625,74524,905BurlingtonGreen Mountain Statehermit thrushsugar maplered clover
VirginiaVARichmondJune 25, 17888,001,045110,787Virginia BeachOld Dominion Statenorthern cardinalflowering dogwoodAmerican dogwood
WashingtonWAOlympiaNovember 11, 18896,724,543184,661SeattleEvergreen Statewillow goldfinchwestern hemlockcoast rhododendron
West VirginiaWVCharlestonJune 20, 18631,853,01162,755CharlestonMountain Statenorthern cardinalsugar maplerhododendron
WisconsinWIMadisonMay 29, 18485,687,289169,634MilwaukeeBadger StateAmerican robinsugar maplewood violet
WyomingWYCheyenneJuly 10, 1890563,767253,335CheyenneEquality Statewestern meadowlarkplains cottonwoodindian paintbrush
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