Vermont

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State of Vermont
Flag of Vermont State seal of Vermont
Flag of Vermont Great Seal of Vermont
Nickname(s): The Green Mountain State
Motto(s): Freedom and Unity
Map of the United States with Vermont highlighted
Official language None
Capital Montpelier
Largest city Burlington
Area Ranked 45th
 - Total 9,620 sq mi
(24,923 km2)
 - Width 80 miles (130 km)
 - Length 160 miles (260 km)
 - % water 3.8
 - Latitude 42°44'N to 45°0'43"N
 - Longitude 71°28'W to 73°26'W
Number of people Ranked 49th
 - Total 625,741[1]
 - Density 67.9/sq mi  (25.1/km2)
Ranked 32nd
 - Average income $45,692 (19th)
Height above sea level
 - Highest point Mount Mansfield[2]
4,393 ft (1,340 m)
 - Average 1,000 ft  (300 m)
 - Lowest point Lake Champlain[2]
95 ft (29 m)
Became part of the U.S. March 4, 1791 (14th)
Governor Phillip Scott (R)
U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy (D)[3]
Bernie Sanders (D)[4]
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4 (DST)
Abbreviations VT, US-VT
Website www.vermont.gov

Vermont is a state in the United States. Its capital is the city of Montpelier,

References[change | change source]

  1. "Resident Population Data". 2010.census.gov. http://2010.census.gov/2010census/data/apportionment-dens-text.php. Retrieved January 21, 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Elevations and Distances in the United States". U.S Geological Survey. April 29, 2005. http://erg.usgs.gov/isb/pubs/booklets/elvadist/elvadist.html#Highest. Retrieved November 8, 2006.
  3. "About Senator Leahy". leahy.senate.gov. http://leahy.senate.gov/biography/. Retrieved January 20, 2011.
  4. "About Bernie". sanders.senate.gov. http://sanders.senate.gov/about/. Retrieved January 20, 2011.