List of 50 states of United States of America, their capitals, abbreviations and nicknames

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No. States Capitals Abbreviations Nicknames
1 Alabama Montgomery AL Yellowhammer State
2 Alaska Juneau AK Last Frontier
3 Arizona Phoenix AZ Grand Canyon State
4 Arkansas Little Rock AR Natural State
5 California Sacramento CA Golden State
6 Colorado Denver CO Centennial State
7 Connecticut Hartford CT Constitution State
8 Delaware Dover DE First State
9 Florida Tallahassee FL Sunshine State
10 Georgia Atlanta GA Peach State
11 Hawaii Honolulu HI Aloha State
12 Idaho Boise ID Gem State
13 Illinois Springfield IL Prairie State
14 Indiana Indianapolis IN Hoosier State
15 Iowa Des Moines IA Hawkeye State
16 Kansas Topeka KS Sunflower State
17 Kentucky Frankfort KY Bluegrass State
18 Louisiana Baton Rouge LA Pelican State
19 Maine Augusta ME Pine Tree State
20 Maryland Annapolis MD Old Line State
21 Massachusetts Boston MA Bay State
22 Michigan Lansing MI Great Lakes State
23 Minnesota St. Paul MN North Star State
24 Mississippi Jackson MS Magnolia State
25 Missouri Jefferson City MO Show Me State
26 Montana Helena MT Treasure State
27 Nebraska Lincoln NE Cornhusker State
28 Nevada Carson City NV Silver State
29 New Hampshire Concord NH Granite State
30 New Jersey Trenton NJ Garden State
31 New Mexico Santa Fe NM Land of Enchantment
32 New York Albany NY Empire State
33 North Carolina Raleigh NC Tar Heel State
34 North Dakota Bismarck ND Peace Garden State
35 Ohio Columbus OH Buckeye State
36 Oklahoma Oklahoma City OK Sooner State
37 Oregon Salem OR Beaver State
38 Pennsylvania Harrisburg PA Keystone State
39 Rhode Island Providence RI Ocean State
40 South Carolina Columbia SC Palmetto State
41 South Dakota Pierre SD Mount Rushmore State
42 Tennessee Nashville TN Volunteer State
43 Texas Austin TX Lone Star State
44 Utah Salt Lake City UT Beehive State
45 Vermont Montpelier VT Green Mountain State
46 Virginia Richmond VA Old Dominion State
47 Washington Olympia WA Evergreen State
48 West Virginia Charleston WV Mountain State
49 Wisconsin Madison WI Badger State
50 Wyoming Cheyenne WY Equality or Cowboy State

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:34:09.

Updated: January 20, 2019 — 7:51 pm

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