The Only State...

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Can you name the only US state...?

Updated Aug 4, 2012

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Exceptional QualityStateExtra Trivia
...that has 'parishes' instead of counties? have a state-owned bank? produce two US Presidents whose sons also became Presidents? which diamonds are mined? have a higher population density than Puerto Rico? have a county where a plurality of citizens report their primary ancestry as Polish?
...whose median age is under 30 years old? have two Federal Reserve Banks?
...whose current State Capitol building predates the revolution? have divorce laws written into its Constitution? have a lighthouse that stands over 60 meters high? which the Northern half is in a different time zone than the Southern half? host a Confederate President's inauguration?
...where prostitution is legal?
...with a community-owned major league professional sports team?
...without a McDonalds within the borders of its state capital? have a Unicameral Legislature?
...whose official state seal is not circular?
...whose name has no letters in common with that of its capital?
...whose official name is more than four words long? host three modern Olympic Games? border the Canadian province of New Brunswick?
...whose official State Motto is in Spanish?
...with a state capital of over a million people?
...with different designs on either side of its State Flag?
Exceptional QualityStateExtra Trivia
...never to cast an electoral vote for Ronald Reagan?
...with an automobile on its commemorative State Quarter? have multiple native sons immortalized atop Mount Rushmore? be admitted to the Union under a President Roosevelt?
...whose two biggest cities have lent their names to a Tony-winning musical and an Oscar-winning film, respectively?
...named after a German-born monarch? border more than two Great Lakes?
...where a nuclear weapon was exploded prior to the bombing of Japan?
...with a state-wide ban on the carrying of concealed firearms?
...that has no law requiring seatbelts for adults in automobiles?
...without commercial air service? be represented by an African-American Senator prior to the 20th Century?
...whose postal abbreviation consists of two vowels? include a noncontiguous parcel of land completely surrounded by two other states?
...whose three largest cities begin with the same letter? contain more than one Ivy League school? insist upon statewide female suffrage as a requirement for its entry into the Union?
...whose name appears in another state's most populous city? be named after an American?
...that allows residents to vote from outer space?
...where less than 26% of its citizens identify themselves as White/Caucasian? have territory in the Eastern Hemisphere?
...whose legal right to statehood was brought before the Supreme Court?
...with a modern city founded by European colonists prior to 1600? lie entirely above 1,000 meters elevation?

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