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US States Table

Table of US States


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PostStateCapitalNicknameAbbrevYear joinedBirdFlowerTreeSongZoneRegionSlogan
AKAlaskaJuneauLast Frontier State-1959Willow ptarmiganForget-me-notSitka spruceAlaskas Flag-9 Beyond Your Dreams, Within Your Reach
ALAlabamaMontgomeryYellowhammer StateAla.1819YellowhammerCamelliaSouthern pine (Longleaf pine)Alabama-6Southern StatesShare The Wonder, Alabama the beautiful, Where America finds its voice.
ARArkansasLittle RockLand of OpportunityArk.1836MockingbirdApple blossomPineArkansas-6Southern StatesThe Natural State, formerly Land of Opportunity
AZArizonaPhoenixGrand Canyon StateAriz.1912Cactus wrenSaguaro (Giant cactus)PaloverdeArizona; I Love You Arizona-7Southwestern StatesThe Grand Canyon State
CACaliforniaSacramentoGolden StateCalif.1850California valley quailGolden poppyCalifornia redwoodI Love You, California-8Pacific Coast StatesFind Yourself Here
COColoradoDenverCentennial StateColo.1876Lark buntingRocky Mountain columbineBlue spruceWhere the Columbines Grow-7Rocky Mountain StatesColorful Colorado, Enter a Higher State, Pike's Peak or Bust, Rocky Mountain High, Where the Columbines Grow
CTConnecticutHartfordConstitution StateConn.1788RobinMountain laurelWhite oakYankee Doodle-5New EnglandFull of Surprises
DEDelawareDoverFirst StateDel.1787Blue hen chickenPeach blossomAmerican hollyOur Delaware-5Southern StatesIt's Good Being First
FLFloridaTallahasseeSunshine StateFla.1845MockingbirdOrange blossomCabbage (Sabal) palmOld Folks at Home (Swanee River)-5Southern StatesVisit Florida
GAGeorgiaAtlantaEmpire State of the SouthGa.1788Brown thrasherCherokee roseLive oakGeorgia on My Mind-5Southern StatesGeorgia on My Mind
HIHawaiiHonoluluAloha State-1959Nene (Hawaiian goose)HibiscusKukuiHawaii Ponoi (Hawaiis Own)-10The Islands of Aloha
IAIowaDes MoinesHawkeye StateIa.1846Eastern goldfinchWild roseOakThe Song of Iowa-6Midwestern StatesLife Changing, Fields of Opportunity
IDIdahoBoiseGem StateIda.1890Mountain bluebirdSyringa (Mock orange)Western white pineHere We Have Idaho-7Rocky Mountain StatesGreat Potatoes. Tasty Destinations.
ILIllinoisSpringfieldLand of LincolnIll.1818CardinalNative violetWhite oakIllinois-6Midwestern StatesMile After Magnificent Mile, Right Here. Right Now.
INIndianaIndianapolisHoosier StateInd.1816CardinalPeonyTulip tree, or yellow poplarOn the Banks of the Wabash, Far Away-5Midwestern StatesRestart Your Engines
KSKansasTopekaSunflower StateKans. or Kan.1861Western meadowlarkSunflowerCottonwoodHome on the Range-6Midwestern StatesThere's No Place Like Home, Kansas as big as you think
KYKentuckyFrankfortBluegrass StateKy. or Ken.1792Kentucky cardinalGoldenrodKentucky coffeetreeMy Old Kentucky Home-5Southern StatesUnbridled Spirit
LALouisianaBaton RougePelican StateLa.1812Brown pelicanMagnoliaBald cypressGive Me Louisiana; You Are My Sunshine-6Southern Statesall in love with Louisiana all over again, Come as you are - Leave Different, Sportsman's Paradise
MAMassachusettsBostonBay StateMass.1788ChickadeeMayflowerAmerican elmAll Hail to Massachusetts-5New EnglandMake It Yours, The Spirit of America
MDMarylandAnnapolisOld Line StateMd.1788Baltimore orioleBlack-eyed SusanWhite oak (Wye oak)Maryland, My Maryland-5Southern StatesSeize the Day Off
MEMaineAugustaPine Tree StateMe.1820ChickadeeWhite pine cone and tasselWhite pineState of Maine Song-5New EnglandWorth A Visit - Worth A Lifetime, The Way Life Should Be, Where America's Day Begins, Vacationland, It must be Maine
MIMichiganLansingWolverine StateMich.1837RobinApple blossomWhite pineMichigan, My Michigan-5Midwestern StatesPure Michigan, Getting The Upper Hand
MNMinnesotaSt. PaulGopher StateMinn.1858Common loonPink and white ladies slipperNorway, or red, pineHail! Minnesota-6Midwestern StatesExplore Minnesota
MOMissouriJefferson CityShow Me StateMo.1821BluebirdHawthornFlowering dogwoodMissouri Waltz-6Midwestern StatesShow Me State, The Cave State
MSMississippiJacksonMagnolia StateMiss.1817MockingbirdMagnoliaMagnoliaGo Mis- sis- sip- pi-6Southern StatesFeels Like Coming Home, The South's Warmest Welcome
MTMontanaHelenaTreasure StateMont.1889Western meadowlarkBitterrootPonderosa pineMontana-7Rocky Mountain StatesBig Sky Country
NCNorth CarolinaRaleighTar Heel StateN.C.1789CardinalFlowering dogwoodLongleaf PineThe Old North State-5Southern StatesA Better Place to Be, First in Flight
NDNorth DakotaBismarckFlickertail StateN. Dak. or N.D.1889Western meadowlarkWild prairie roseAmerican elmNorth Dakota Hymn-6Midwestern StatesLegendary
NENebraskaLincolnCornhusker StateNebr. or Neb.1867Western meadowlarkGoldenrodCottonwoodBeautiful Nebraska-6Midwestern StatesPossibilities...Endless
NHNew HampshireConcordGranite StateN.H.1788Purple finchPurple lilacWhite birchOld New Hampshire-5New EnglandYou're Going to Love it Here
NJNew JerseyTrentonGarden StateN.J.1787Eastern goldfinchPurple violetRed oakNone-5Middle Atlantic StatesCome See For Yourself
NMNew MexicoSanta FeLand of EnchantmentN. Mex. or N.M.1912RoadrunnerYucca flowerPinon, or nut pineO, Fair New Mexico-5Southwestern StatesLand of Enchantment
NVNevadaCarson CitySilver StateNev.1864Mountain bluebirdSagebrushSingle-leaf pinonHome Means Nevada-8Rocky Mountain StatesWide Open
NYNew YorkAlbanyEmpire StateN.Y.1788BluebirdRoseSugar mapleI Love New York-5Middle Atlantic StatesI Love New York
OHOhioColumbusBuckeye StateO.1803CardinalScarlet carnationBuckeyeBeautiful Ohio-5Midwestern StatesSo Much to Discover, Birthplace of Aviation
OKOklahomaOklahoma CitySooner StateOkla.1907Scissor-tailed flycatcherMistletoeRedbudOklahoma-6Southwestern StatesOklahoma is OK, Native America
OROregonSalemBeaver StateOre. or Oreg.1859Western meadowlarkOregon grapeDouglas firOregon, My Oregon-8Pacific Coast StatesWe Love Dreamers
PAPennsylvaniaHarrisburgKeystone StatePa. or Penn.1787Ruffed grouseMountain laurelHemlockNone-5Middle Atlantic StatesState of Independence, Memories Last a Lifetime, You've Got a Friend in Pennsylvania, America Starts Here
RIRhode IslandProvidenceOcean StateR.I.1790Rhode Island RedVioletRed mapleRhode Island-5New EnglandUnwind
SCSouth CarolinaColumbiaPalmetto StateS.C.1788Carolina wrenCarolina jessaminePalmettoCarolina-5Southern StatesSmiling Faces. Beautiful Places.
SDSouth DakotaPierreSunshine StateS. Dak. or S.D.1889Ring-necked pheasantAmerican pasqueflowerBlack Hills spruceHail, South Dakota-6Midwestern StatesGreat Faces. Great Places.
TNTennesseeNashvilleVolunteer StateTenn.1796MockingbirdIrisTulip poplarMy Homeland, Tennessee - Rocky Top - The Tennessee Waltz - and others-6Southern StatesThe Stage Is Set For You
TXTexasAustinLone Star StateTex.1845MockingbirdBluebonnetPecanTexas, Our Texas-6Southwestern StatesIt's Like a Whole Other Country
UTUtahSalt Lake CityBeehive StateUt.1896Sea GullSego lilyBlue spruceUtah, We Love Thee-7Rocky Mountain StatesThis Is Still The Right Place, Life Elevated
VAVirginiaRichmondOld DominionVa.1788CardinalDogwoodDogwoodnone-5Southern StatesVirginia is for Lovers
VTVermontMontpelierGreen Mountain StateVt.1791Hermit thrushRed cloverSugar mapleHail, Vermont-5New EnglandVermont, naturally
WAWashingtonOlympiaEvergreen StateWash.1889Willow goldfinchCoast rhododendronWestern hemlockWashington, My Home-8Pacific Coast StatesSayWA!
WIWisconsinMadisonBadger StateWis.1848RobinWood violetSugar mapleOn, Wisconsin-6Midwestern StatesStay Just a Little Bit Longer
WVWest VirginiaCharlestonMountain StateW. Va.1863CardinalRhododendronSugar mapleThe West Virginia Hills; This Is My West Virginia; West Virginia, My Home Sweet Home-5Southern StatesOpen for business
WYWyomingCheyenneEquality StateWyo.1890MeadowlarkIndian paintbrushCottonwoodWyoming-7Rocky Mountain StatesLike No Place on Earth

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