Map of Georgia

map of Georgia

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This map of Georgia shows the biggest cities including Atlanta, Augusts, Athens, and Savannah. You will also notice the Atlantic Ocean on the eastern border, an outline of the metropolitan area around Atlanta, Russell Lake, and the major roads and rivers throughout the state.

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The last of the countries original 13 colonies, Georgia was established in 1732. Georgia ranks #9 in population, and is growing rapidly. East of the Mississippi River, Georgia actually has the most land area of any state. Their warm temperate climate has resulted in a wonderful habitat for many species of animals as well as plants and trees. Most of the state is considered hot and humid, receiving a large amount of rain. Many people consider the state to be almost tropical in many areas.
The states motto is “Wisdom, Justice, Moderation” and it’s largely referred to by one of it’s nicknames, the “Peach State”. The state flower is the “Cherokee Rose” and the state bird is the “Brown Thrasher”.

Georgia Statistics

Population: ~9,829,000 (2009 census)
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Change from 2000-2009: +20.1%
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Overall Size: 57,906 sq. miles
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People per Sq. Mile: 141.4
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Length: 300 miles
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Width: 230 miles
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High Point: Brasstown Bald – 4,784 ft.
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Male Population: 49.2% (2008 est.)
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Median Household Income: $50,834 (2008 est.)