15 August 2012

#113 Los Angeles, California, USA

California is a state located on the West Coast of the United States. It is by far the most populous U.S. state, and the third most extensive (after Alaska and Texas). It is home to the nation's second- and sixth-largest census statistical areas (Los Angeles Metropolitan Area and San Francisco Bay Area, respectively), and eight of the nation's fifty most populated cities (Los AngelesSan DiegoSan JoseSan FranciscoFresnoSacramentoLong Beach and Oakland). The capital city is Sacramento.

State Capital: Sacramento
Largest City: Los Angeles
Admission to Union: September 9, 1850 (31th)
Highest Point: Mount Whitney 14, 505 ft (4,421.0 m)
Lowest point: Badwater Basin in Death Valley  -282 ft (-86.0 m)


Thank you, Katrina !

Sent on: August 5, 2012
Received on: August 14, 2012

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