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A list of all the American states. This list includes all the states in the US with the state nicknames that may not be well known. Do you know these US state nicknames- Bluegrass State, Tar Heel State, Badger State or Beehive State? If you don't, read the comments next to each name to know the nicknames of US states. This list of fifty US states & state nicknames is alphabetical and can be sorted by any column. All the nicknames for states in this country are here. Source: Information Please Database

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Alabama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1819-12-14 - Yellowhammer State

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Alaska is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
The state is commonly called �The Last Frontier� or �Land of the Midnight Sun�

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Arizona is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1912-02-14 - Grand Canyon State

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Arkansas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1836-06-15 - The Natural State

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California is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1850-09-09 - Golden State

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Colorado is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1876-08-01 - Centennial State

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Connecticut is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-01-09 - Constitution State (official, 1959); Nutmeg State

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Delaware is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1787-12-07 - Diamond State; First State; Small Wonder

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Florida is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1845-03-03 - Sunshine State (1970)

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Georgia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-01-02 - Peach State, Empire State of the South

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Hawaii is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1959-08-21 - Aloha State (1959)

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Idaho is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1890-07-03 - Gem State

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Illinois is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1818-08-26 - Prairie State

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Indiana is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1816-12-11 - Hoosier State

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Iowa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1846-12-28 - Hawkeye State

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Kansas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1861-01-29 - Sunflower State; Jayhawk State

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Kentucky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1792-06-01 - Bluegrass State

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Louisiana is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1812-04-30 - Pelican State

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Maine is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1820-03-15 - Pine Tree State

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Maryland is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-04-25 - Free State; Old Line State

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Massachusetts is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-02-06 - Bay State; Old Colony State

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Michigan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1837-01-26 - Wolverine State

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Minnesota is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1817-12-10 - North Star State; Gopher State; Land of 10,000 Lakes

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Mississippi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1817-12-10 - Magnolia State

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Missouri is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1821-08-10 - Show-me State

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Montana is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1889-11-08 - Treasure State

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Nebraska is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1867-03-01 - Cornhusker State (1945); Beef State

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Nevada is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1864-10-31 - Sagebrush State; Silver State; Battle Born State

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New Hampshire is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-06-21 - Granite State

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New Jersey is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1787-12-18 - Garden State

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New Mexico is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1912-01-06 - Land of Enchantment (1999)

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New York is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-07-26 - Empire State

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North Carolina is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1789-11-21 - Tar Heel State

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North Dakota is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1889-11-02 - Sioux State; Flickertail State; Peace Garden State; Rough Rider State

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Ohio is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1803-03-01 - Buckeye State

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Oklahoma is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1907-11-16 - Sooner State

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Oregon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1859-02-14 - Beaver State

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Pennsylvania is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1787-12-12 - Keystone State

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Rhode Island is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1790-05-29 - The Ocean State

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South Carolina is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-04-23 - Palmetto State

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South Dakota is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1889-11-02 - Mount Rushmore State; Coyote State

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Tennessee is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1796-06-01 - Volunteer State

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Texas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1845-12-29 - Lone Star State

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Utah is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1896-01-04 - Beehive State

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Vermont is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1791-03-04 - Green Mountain State

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Virginia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1788-06-25 - The Old Dominion; Mother of Presidents

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Washington is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1889-11-11 - Evergreen State

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West Virginia is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1863-06-20 - Mountain State

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Wisconsin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1848-05-29 - Badger State

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Wyoming is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Fifty US States & State Nicknames
1890-06-10 - Equality State