This is a list of the five most populous incorporated cities in all 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and the 5 inhabited territories of the United States. The capital city of each state or territory is italicized.
In the United States of America, state library agencies established in each state have long been a catalyst for a great deal of the motivation for public library cooperation. This has been since the founding of the movement, starting in 1890 when Massachusetts created a state Board of Library Commissioners charged to help communities establish and improve public libraries. Over the years, state library agencies played a major role in encouraging larger units of service to provide library resources. The Library Services Act and the Library Services and Construction Act were keystones in the ...
Many of the states in the United States have established the post of poet laureate to which a prominent poet residing in the respective state is appointed. The responsibilities of the state poets laureate are similar to those of the Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom and the equivalent Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in the United States, to make public appearances at poetry readings or literary events, and to promote awareness of poetry within their geographical region. As of 2017, 46 states and the District of Columbia have poets laureate, although a few ar ...
List of the most populous counties by U.S. state
The following is a sortable table of the most populous county in each U.S. state, federal district, and territory. Counties and states/territories in bold have a population of at least 1 million.
List of demonyms for U.S. states and territories
This is a list of official and notable unofficial terms used to designate the citizens of specific states, federal district, and territories of the United States of America.
List of U.S. states and territories by median wage and mean wage
This article contains lists of U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories by annual median wage and annual mean wage. The first table contains a list of States and territories of the annual average wage. The second table contains a list of States and territories of the average wage.
List of most popular given names by state in the United States
The most popular given names by state in the United States vary. This is a list of the top 10 names in each of the 50 states, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia for the years 2008 through 2016. This information is taken from the "Popular Baby Names" database maintained by the United States Social Security Administration.