Alabama State Information And State Map

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Alabama State Information And State Map, Alabama is a southeastern U.S. state that’s home to significant landmarks from the American Civil Rights Movement.

Alabama State Information And State Map

State of Alabama
Flag of AlabamaState seal of Alabama
FlagSeal
Nickname(s):

The Yellowhammer State, The Heart of Dixie, and The Cotton State
Motto(s)LatinAudemus jura nostra defendere We dare defend our rights
State song(s): “Alabama
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Official languageEnglish
Spoken languagesAs of 2010[1]

  • English 95.1%
  • Spanish 3.1%
DemonymAlabamian[2]
CapitalMontgomery
Largest cityBirmingham
Largest metroGreater Birmingham
AreaRanked 30th
 • Total52,419 sq mi
(135,765 km2)
 • Width190 miles (305 km)
 • Length330 miles (531 km)
 • % water3.20
 • Latitude30° 11′ N to 35° N
 • Longitude84° 53′ W to 88° 28′ W
PopulationRanked 24th
 • Total4,887,871 (2018)
 • Density94.7 (2011 est.)/sq mi  (36.5 (2011 est.)/km2)
Ranked 27th
 • Median household income$48,123[3] (46th)
Elevation
 • Highest pointMount Cheaha[4][5][6]
2,413 ft (735.5 m)
 • Mean500 ft  (150 m)
 • Lowest pointGulf of Mexico[5]
Sea level
Before statehoodAlabama Territory
Admitted to the UnionDecember 14, 1819 (22nd)
GovernorKay Ivey (R)
Lieutenant GovernorWill Ainsworth (R)
LegislatureAlabama Legislature
 • Upper houseSenate
 • Lower houseHouse of Representatives
U.S. SenatorsRichard Shelby (R)
Doug Jones (D)
U.S. House delegation6 Republicans
1 Democrat (list)
Time zones
 • most of stateCentralUTC −6/−5
 • Phenix CityareaEasternUTC −5/−4
ISO 3166US-AL
AbbreviationsALAla.
Websitealabama.gov

 

Alabama State Information And State Map

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