Alaska State Information And State Map

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Alaska State Information And State Map, Alaska, northwest of Canada, is the largest and most sparsely populated U.S. state. It’s known for its diverse terrain of open spaces, mountains and forests, with abundant wildlife and many small towns.

Alaska State Information And State Map

Alaska State Information And State Map

Alaska State Information And State Map

  • Admission to Statehood:
    January 3, 1959 (49th State)
  • Area:
    • Area: 656,425 sq.mi (1,700,134 sq.km.), 1st
    • Land: 570,374 sq.mi. (1,477,263 sq.km.), 1st
    • Water: 86,051 sq.mi. (222,871 sq.km.), 1st
    • Coastline: 6,640 mi. (10,686 km.), 1st
    • Shoreline: 33,904 mi. (54,563 km.), 1st
  • Constitution:
  • Capital City:
  • Nickname:
  • Population (2013):
    735,132; Rank: 47 of 50 | Population Quick Facts

Flag:

Click for detailed Alaska FlagThe blue field represents the sky, the sea, and mountain lakes, as well as Alaska’s wildflowers. Emblazoned on the flag are eight gold stars: seven in the constellation Ursa Major, or the Big Dipper. The eighth being the North Star, representing the northern most state. Alaska adopted the flag for official state use in 1959.
Alaska State Information And State Map

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  • Economy:
    • Agriculture: Seafood, nursery stock, dairy products, vegetables, livestock.
    • Industry: Petroleum and natural gas, gold and other mining, food processing, lumber and wood products, tourism.
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