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Is the capital of Vermont viewable on the state map?

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Pulling up the state of Vermont on Google Maps or 50States.com shows the capital city of Montpelier near the center, off of Interstate 89. According to the official city website, the population, as of 2015, is a bit over 8,000 people, making it the smallest state capital nationwide.

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Is the capital of Vermont viewable on the state map?
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Since map makers tend to mark their cities according to size, this does make Montpelier more difficult to find than a large capital such as Sacramento, California, or Trenton, New Jersey. Montpelier gets a smaller typeface and marker than the latter two. On some online maps, it may be necessary to use the "zoom" feature to find Vermont's capital, especially if the viewer doesn't know where to look.

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