Vital statistics
Nicknames Peach State, Empire State of the South
Motto Wisdom, Justice, Moderation
Capital Atlanta, GA
Largest City Atlanta, GA
Area 59,525 sq mi
Population 10,093,343
Languages English, Spanish (7.42%)

Georgia is the 4th state of the United States.

It is located in the Southeastern United States.

It was named after King George II of Great Britain. It was originally the thirteenth Colony, and became the fourth state to ratify the United States Constitution.

It was proceeded by the Province of Georgia.


Georgia Counties