State Facts

Florida, California, Hawaii


Capital: Tallahassee

Nickname: The Sunshine State

Date of Statehood: March 3, 1845

State Flower: Orange Flower

State Bird: Mocking Bird

State Tree: Sabal Palm

Interesting Facts:

  • Orlando attracts more tourists than any amusement park in the United States.
  • There is averagely 10 deaths and 30 injuries from lightning.
  • Florida has the deepest freshwater spring.

Tourist Attractions:

  • Walt Disney World
  • Universal Orlando
  • Legoland Florida


Capital: Sacramento

Nickname: The Golden State

Date of Statehood: September 9, 1850

State Flower: California Poppy

State Bird: Valley Quail

State Tree: Redwood

Interesting Facts:

  • More turkey are raised here than any other state.
  • Alpine is so small it doesn't have banks, traffic lights, or schools.
  • San Bernardino is the largest county in the US

Tourist Attractions:

  • Disney Land
  • Yosemite
  • Six Flags Magic Mountain

By: Jaycee Seago