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About Georgia State

Georgia State is located in the southern region of the United States. Georgia is one of America's fastest growing population centres that now have over 9.1 million inhabitants. Often referred to as the Peach State or Empire State of the South, the capital is Atlanta.

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Fast Facts About Georgia State:

paragraph arrow If Georgia were a nation it would have the 18th largest economy in the world.

paragraph arrow Georgia is the twenty-fourth largest U.S. state with an area encompassing 59,441 square miles.

paragraph arrow Atlanta hosts sports teams for North America's four largest sporting associations and these include the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Falcons and the Atlanta Thrashers.

paragraph arrow Georgia contains the headquarters for some of America's largest corporations including Coca-Cola, UPS, Home Depot and Delta Airlines.

Georgia borders the US states of Florida, South Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama. Georgia was one of the original 13 colonies that formed the United States. During the American civil war Georgia was a Confederate state and after the war joined the Union in 1870. From 1872 to 2003 Georgia set a record for the longest streak of single-party rule by consistently electing Democratic governors.