Capital City: Tallahassee
Population (2019): 19,552,860; Rank: 4 of 50
Admission to Statehood: March 3, 1845 (27th State)
State Motto: In God We Trust
State Nickname: Sunshine State
Origin of State Name: Named on Easter 1513 by Ponce de Leon for Pascua Florida, meaning “Flowery Easter”
Bordering States: The State of Florida has 2 neighbors namely, Alabama and Georgia
Agriculture: Citrus, vegetables, nursery stock, cattle, sugarcane, dairy products.
Industry: Tourism, electric equipment, food processing, printing and publishing, transportation equipment, machinery.
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