The Buckeye State

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This card comes from Laura. 🙂

A few facts about Ohio:

  • State Abbreviation – OH
  • State Capital – Columbus
  • Largest City – Columbus
  • Area – 44,828 square miles [Ohio is the 34th biggest state in the USA]
  • Population – 11,570,808 (as of 2013) [Ohio is the seventh most populous state in the USA)
  • Origin of the Name Ohio – Ohio derives from the Iroquois Indian word meaning “good river” or “large river.”
  • State Nickname – Buckeye State
  • State Motto – “With God, All Things Are Possible”
  • State Song – Beautiful Ohio
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