Alabama

Yellowhammer State

Capital: Montgomery
Admitted to U.S.: 1819
Motto: We dare defend our rights
Population: 4,447,100
Largest Cities: Birmingham, Mobile, Huntsville
Border States: Mississippi, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee
Nicknames: Yellowhammer State, The Heart of Dixie, The Cotton State
State Song: 'Alabama'
Bird: Yellowhammer
Tree: Southern longleaf pine
Flower: Camellia
Landforms: Cumberland Plateau, Piedmont Plateau, Appalachian Mountains, Dismals Canyon
Natural Resources: Coal, copper, cotton