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Capital City:

Carson City

Statehood:

October 31, 1864 (36th)

Population:

1,829,000

Nickname:

The Silver State / Sagebrush State / Battle Born State

Motto:

All for our country

Origin of State Name:

From the Spanish "Sierra Nevada," or "snow-covered mountain range"

Counties:

16

Largest Cities:

Las Vegas, Reno, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Sparks

Border States:

Arizona, California, Idaho, Oregon, Utah

Land Area:

109,895 sq. mi., 7th largest

Highest Point:

Boundary Peak, 13,140 ft.

Lowest Point:

Colorado River, 479 ft.

State Bird:

Mountain Bluebird

State Flower:

Sagebrush (artemisia tridentata)

State Tree:

Single Leaf Piņon and Bristlecone Pine (pinus monophylla / pinus aristata)

State Song:

Home Means Nevada

State Web Site:

www.state.nv.us


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