STATE of GEORGIA (GA)
4th Star in U.S. Flag
Area: 57,906 sq. mi. / 149,977 sq. km.
Statehood: January 2, 1778
Nicknames: “Peach State” “Empire State of the South”
Motto: “Wisdom, Justice, and Moderation”
Name Origin: In honor of George II, King of England
State Website: www.georgia.gov