Welcome to Virginia!!!

The Old Dominion

Facts

The Capital of Virginia is Richmond

The Motto is "Sic Semper Tyrannis." which means " Thus always I bring death to tyrants."

Virginia Produces Corn, Soybeans and alot more

The Climate of Virginia is Mild

The Population right now is about 8.40 million

Famous places and people

George Washington ( the 1st president/ commander in chief for revolutionary war) was raised in Colonial Virginia. The Monticello is also there. Don't know what the Monticello is? Well it was Thomas Jefferson's home. There is also the Arlington Cemetery which is calm and peaceful and there is President John F. Kennedy's( 35th president) grave there too.

"Carry Me Back To Old Virginny" (state song)

CARRY ME BACK TO OLD VIRGINNY - Original 1878 Lyrics - Tom Roush
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4 Reasons to visit or move to Virginia

You love all 4 seasons,

You'll like all of the mountains and beaches

Tons of famous landmarks to see like Mount Vernon and Maymont

And there is great economy

More Facts

Virginia's Date of Admission into the US was June 26th, 1788

Bodies of Water Next or in the State: James River, New River, Lake Moomaw and more

Border States: WV, NC, TN, and KY

US Senators

The 2 US senators are Tim Kaine and Mark Warner

Tim Kaine is a Harvard graduate born in Saint Paul, Minnesota on Febuary 26th, 1958

Mark Warner is an American politician that was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on December 15th, 1954

The Governor(Terry McAuliffe)

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About Terry

Terry McAuliffe is an American businessman that is the 72nd governor of Virginia. He was born in Syracuse, New York on February 9th, 1957. Did you know Terry was the chairman of Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign? He graduated from The Catholic University of America with a Bachelor's degree. After graduation, Terry worked at president Jimmy Carter's reelection campaign.

The Largest City

The largest city in Virginia is Virginia Beach. The beach is super clean, and there is an underwater aquarium. The place is also extremely big and fun. Have you ever wanted to meet someone in the military? Go ahead, there are lots of military there!