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State Facts

State Facts
Find facts such as the State motto, nickname, and origin of name, state bird, population, sports teams, and flag.

State Capitols Quiz
A simple but fun site matching states with their capitols. See if you can get a perfect score.


Explore the States
Learn about all of the 50 states and their particular cultures and traditions by reading special stories about them on this web site created by America's Library.


The Fifty States
Need general information about a state? Visit this infoplease.com web site to learn all the facts from the states' symbols to capitals to information on special native born folks to population data.


States & Capitals
Find lots of information concerning all the states, from economics to nicknames.


U.S. Census Bureau
Statistics on population, gender, income, and race by state and county. This is a great resource for reports on states.