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MISSISSIPPI  
BILOXI  
AREA 48,434 sq miles
CAPITAL Jackson
FAMOUS DATES Organized as territory: April 7, 1798 , Entered Union (rank): Dec. 10, 1817 (20), Present constitution adopted: 1890
LOCATION 32.320N, 090.207W
MEAN ELEVATION  
HIGHEST POINT Woodall Mt., 806 ft
LOWEST POINT Gulf of Mexico, sea level
COUNTIES 82
COASTLINE  
GEOGRAPHIC CENTER  
STATE FOSSIL prehistoric whale (1981)
STATE GRASS  
STATE REPTILE  
STATE ROCK Petrified Wood
STATE GEMSTONE  
STATE FLAG The committee to design a State Flag was appointed by legislative action February 7, 1894, and provided that the flag reported by the committee should become the official flag. The committee recommended for the flag "one with width two-thirds of its length; with the union square, in width two-thirds of the width of the flag; the ground of the union to be red and a broad blue saltier thereon, bordered with white and emblazoned with thirteen (13) mullets or five-pointed stars, corresponding with the number of the original States of the Union; the field to be divided into three bars of equal width, the upper one blue, the center one white, and the lower one extending the whole length of the flag.
STATE COLORS  
STATE SEAL  
STATE SLOGAN Come And Feel Better About Your Own State
STATE MOTTO Virtute et armis
STATE SONG "Go, Mississippi"
STATE TREE Southern Magnolia Magnolia grandiflora
STATE BIRD mockingbird (1944)
STATE ANIMAL White-tailed Deer
STATE FISH largemouth or black bass (1974)
STATE METAL  
STATE NICKNAMES Magnolia State
STATE FLOWER Magnolia
BORDERING STATES Alabama Arkansas Louisiana Tennessee

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