Georgia is not only the largest state east of the Mississippi River, but it also has the most counties, one of which is named after Revolutionary War hero Nancy Hart. Georgia has the oldest state park in the country as w... More » Geography United States The South

Georgia is one of the oldest states in the United States of America. It joined the young nation as its fourth state on Jan. 2, 1788, a little over 10 years after the signing of the Declaration of Independence, and only f... More » History Modern History US History

Some interesting facts about Helen, Georgia, are that it is located in White County and is a replica of a typical Bavarian Alpine town. The city is quite popular for its Oktoberfest held from September through November. More » Geography United States The South
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As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the most populated counties in Georgia are Fulton county, Gwinnett county, Cobb County and Dekalb County. Fulton has a population of 996,319, with Gwinnett at 877,922 , Cobb with 730,981 and D... More » Geography United States The South

Some fun things that people can do in Fort Gordon, an army installation in Georgia, include riding on the MWR Express Train Service, bowling, horseback riding, enjoying the Fort Gordon outdoor recreation and relaxing at ... More » Geography United States The South

Although Georgia has no national parks as of 2015, the National Park Service operates several national scenic trails, recreation areas, historic sites and heritage areas in the state. The Appalachian Trail and the Trail ... More » Geography United States The South

A wide variety of crops are grown in Georgia, but the primary crops in the state are cotton, peanuts, pecans, corn and blueberries. The state is a major producer of canola, both for consumer use and for transformation in... More » Geography United States The South