||Founded by James Oglethorpe on February 12, 1733; 13th colony
||January 2, 1788; 4th state
||Atlanta, since 1868
||"Wisdom, justice, and moderation"
||Empire State of the South; Peach State
||9,687,653; 9th most populous in U.S. (as of 2010 census)
||57,513 sq. miles (as of 2010 census); 24th largest in U.S.
||Brasstown Bald, 4,784 feet
||Sea level at the Atlantic Coast
||15 (as of the 2008 presidential election)
||2 senators; 13 representatives (as of the 2006 election)
||Nathan Deal, 2011-
|MAP OF GEORGIA:
- State Symbols
- Government Officials
- Colleges and Universities
- Business & Industry
- Top 10 Commodities
|Commodity||Farm Gate Value||% of Georgia Total|
|Greenhouse for Ornamental Horticulture||$261,673,990||2.19%|
|2008 Total Farm Gate Value||$11,922,405,911|
- Source: 2008 Georgia Farm Gate Value Report, Center for Agribusiness and Economic Development, University of Georgia
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