West Virginia

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State Statistics

Capital:Charlston
Admitted to U.S.:1863
Motto:Montani Semper Liberi
Population:1,808,344
Largest Cities:Huntington,Wheeling,and Weirton
Border States:Virginia,Kentucky,Ohio,Maryland,and Pennsylvania
Nickname:The Mountain State
State Song:The West Virginia Hills,West Virginia My Home Sweet Home,and This Is My West Virginia

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State Geography

Landforms:Mountains and Plains
Natural Resources:Stone,Coal,Clay,Oil,Natural gas,Sand ,and Gravel