Q:

What are the 50 states in alphabetical order?

A:

Quick Answer

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.

Know More
What are the 50 states in alphabetical order?
Credit: Andy Sacks Photographer's Choice Getty Images

Full Answer

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

Related Questions

  • Q:

    What states require vehicle inspection stickers?

    A:

    As of 2014, the states in the United States that require regular vehicle safety inspections and stickers are Delaware, Illinois, Hawaii, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia. The District of Colombia also requires an inspection sticker.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Which states do the Appalachian Mountains run through?

    A:

    Located in the United States, the Appalachian Mountains run through Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, New Jersey, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine, as well as and several Canadian territories. The mountain range is approximately 2,000 miles long.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Where can I find Hess gas station locations?

    A:

    The 1,256 Hess gas stations are located along the East Coast in Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, D.C., Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia, as of 2014. Hess gas stations are also located in Indonesia. To find a Hess station in a specific area, customers can visit HessExpress online or download the HessExpress app.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    What are the northern states of America?

    A:

    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 >
    Filed Under:

Explore