The 50 states in alphabetical order are as follows: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.Continue Reading
Additionally, there is the District of Columbia as well as U.S. territories and associated states: American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Midway Islands, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Republic of Palau, the Republic of the Marshall Islands and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Territories and associated states control their own internal affairs but possess special diplomatic and economic ties with the American federal government.
The 13 original colonies were Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Virginia. Delaware is the oldest state in the union, having joined on Dec. 17, 1787, followed by Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia and Connecticut. As of 2014, the most recent states added to the union have been Alaska and Hawaii, which were both admitted in 1959.Learn more about Maps & Cartography
It is legal to own piranhas in some states including Michigan, New Hampshire, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, North and South Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia, Wyoming and Wisconsin. Their sale and possession is banned or regulated in Alabama, Alaska, California, New York, Arizona, Arkansas, Hawaii, Florida, Colorado, Kentucky, Maine, Georgia, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Mississippi, Utah, Texas, Washington, North and South Carolina, Oklahoma, Virginia, Idaho, Connecticut and Massachusetts.Full Answer >
As of 2015, nine states have more cows than people: South Dakota, North Dakota, Kansas, Nebraska, Montana, Idaho, Iowa, Wyoming and Oklahoma. South Dakota has the highest ratio, with 4.429 cows for every person in the state. Overall, there are 0.289 cows for every person in the United States.Full Answer >
The northern states of America are Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont and Wisconsin. These states are historically identified as the Union states during the American Civil War.Full Answer >
As of 2015, Charter Communications provides cable modem broadband services in 29 states, such as Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut and Georgia; Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts and Michigan; Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana and Nebraska; Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina and Oregon; South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Vermont; as well as Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming. Its geographic reach serves about 29.8 million people, or about 9.2 percent of the U.S. population.Full Answer >