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State Government Information Index: A

basic information about each state and links to pages developed by libraries and other organizations providing detailed access to state government web sites

Alabama

AlabamaPopulation*: 4,779,736 (rank: 23)

Area: 52,419 sq.miles (rank: 30)
Pop. Density: 94.4/sq.mile (rank: 27)

Capital: Montgomery

Became a state Dec. 14, 1819 (#22)

*Population figures are from 2010 Census.


State government website: www.alabama.gov/

Tourism website: www.alabama.travel


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Alaska

AlaskaPopulation*: 710,231 (rank: 47)

Area: 663,267 sq.miles (rank: 1)
Pop. Density: 1.2/sq.mile (rank: 50)

Capital: Juneau

Became a state Jan. 3, 1959 (#49)

*Population figures are from 2010 Census.


State government website: www.alaska.gov

Tourism website: www.travelalaska.com/


 

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Arizona

ArizonaPopulation*: 6,392,017 (rank: 16)

Area: 113,998 sq.miles (rank: 6)
Pop. Density: 56.3/sq.mile (rank: 33)

Capital: Phoenix

Became a state Feb. 14, 1912 (#48)

*Population figures are from 2010 Census.


State government website: az.gov

Tourism website: www.visitarizona.com/


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Arkansas

ArkansasPopulation*: 2,915,918 (rank: 32)

Area: 53,179 sq.miles (rank: 29)
Pop. Density: 55/sq.mile (rank: 34)

Capital: Little Rock

Became a state June 15, 1836 (#25)

*Population figures are from 2010 Census.


State government website: www.arkansas.gov/

Tourism website: www.arkansas.com


 

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