Alabama

established Dec. 14, 1819 formerly known as Alabama Territory
flag of Alabama
Flag
seal of Alabama
Seal
coat of arms of Alabama
Coat of arms
Alabama two letter code: AL
capital: Montgomery est. 1846
population:
4,908,621
Nicknames:
Cotton State
Heart of Dixie
Lizard State
Yellowhammer State
101 Counties:
Autauga County
Autauga County/Elmore County
Baldwin County
Barbour County
Bibb County
Blount County
Blount County/Cullman County
Blount County/Etowah County
Blount County/Jefferson County
Bullock County
Butler County
Butler County/Conecuh County
Calhoun County
Calhoun County/Etowah County
Chambers County
Cherokee County
Cherokee County/Calhoun County
Chilton County
Choctaw County
Choctaw County/Washington County
Clarke County
Clay County
Cleburne County
Coffee County
Colbert County
Conecuh County
Coosa County
Covington County
Crenshaw County
Cullman County
Dale County
Dale County/Coffee County
Dale County/Houston County/Henry County
Dallas County
DeKalb County
DeKalb County/Cherokee County
Elmore County
Escambia County
Etowah County
Fayette County
Fayette County/Marion County
Franklin County
Geneva County
Geneva County/Houston County
Greene County
Hale County
Hale County/Tuscaloosa County
Henry County
Houston County
Jackson County
Jefferson County
Jefferson County/Walker County
Lamar County
Lauderdale County
Lawrence County
Lee County
Lee County/Chambers County
Lee County/Macon County
Lee County/Russell County
Limestone County
Limestone County/Madison County
Limestone County/Morgan County
Lowndes County
Macon County
Madison County
Marengo County
Marion County
Marion County/Winston County
Marshall County
Marshall County/Cullman County
Marshall County/Etowah County
Mobile County
Mobile County/Washington County
Monroe County
Montgomery County
Morgan County
Perry County
Pickens County
Pike County
Randolph County
Russell County
Shelby County
Shelby County/Chilton County
Shelby County/Jefferson County
St. Clair County
St. Clair County/Jefferson County
St. Clair County/Shelby County/Jefferson County
Sumter County
Talladega County
Talladega County/Calhoun County
Talladega County/St. Clair County/Shelby County
Tallapoosa County
Tallapoosa County/Elmore County
Tuscaloosa County
Tuscaloosa County/Bibb County
Tuscaloosa County/Jefferson County
Walker County
Washington County
Wilcox County
Winston County
Winston County/Walker County
4 Neighboring States:
Florida
Georgia
Mississippi
Tennessee
4 Areacodes:
205     251     256     334    
Airport : 185
Heliport : 94
Seaplane Base : 6
Electoral Votes: 9
State Motto: Audemus jura nostra defendere
english translation: We dare defend our rights!
Highest point in Alabama: Cheaha Mountain , 2405 feet
fossil Basilosaurus whale
fossil scientific name Basilosaurus cetoides
tree Longleaf Pine
tree binomial nomenclature Pinus palustris
flower Camellia
flower scientificname Camellia japonica
fish Largemouth bass
fish binomial nomenclature Micropterus salmoides
bird Yellowhammer
game bird Wild turkey
shell Johnstone's junonia
reptile Alabama red-bellied turtle
reptile scientific name Pseudemys alabamensis
insect Monarch butterfly
insect scientific name Danaus plexippus
horse Racking Horse
butterfly Monarch butterfly (state insect)
butterfly binomial nomenclature Danaus plexippus
amphibian Red Hills salamander
amphibian binomial nomenclature Phaeognathus hubrichti
land mammal American black bear
mineral Hematite
rock or stone Marble
gemstone Star blue quartz
zipcodes for Alabama : 35004 35005 35006 35007 35010 35011 35013
all 721 zipcodes for Alabama
Crime Chart Alabama Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 4,849,377 318,857,056
violent crimes 20,7271,197,987
violent crime rate427.4375.7
murder and manslaughter27614,249
murder and manslaughter rate5.74.5
rape2,005116,645
rape rate41.336.6
robbery4,701325,802
robbery rate96.9102.2
aggravated assault13,745741,291
aggravated assault rate283.4232.5
property crimes154,0948,277,829
property crime rate3177.62596.1
burglary39,7151,729,806
burglary rate819.0542.5
larceny theft104,2385,858,496
larceny theft rate2149.51837.3
motor vechicle theft10,141689,527
motor vehicle theft rate209.1216.2
Alabaster (32,707)
Albertville (21,462)
Alexander City (14,718)
Anniston (22,347)
Athens (24,966)
Atmore (10,049)
Auburn (62,059)
Bessemer (26,730)
Birmingham (212,461)
Calera (13,213)
Center Point (16,655)
Chelsea (12,059)
Cullman (15,350)
Daphne (24,896)
Decatur (55,437)
Dothan (68,567)
Enterprise (27,978)
Eufaula (12,596)
Fairfield (10,907)
Fairhope (18,730)
Florence (40,026)
Foley (17,218)
Forestdale (10,168)
Fort Payne (14,150)
Gadsden (36,084)
Gardendale (13,711)
Gulf Shores (11,131)
Hartselle (14,493)
Helena (18,264)
Homewood (25,708)
Hoover (84,848)
Hueytown (15,710)
Huntsville (190,582)
Irondale (12,423)
Jacksonville (12,222)
Jasper (14,071)
Leeds (11,936)
Madison (46,962)
Millbrook (15,314)
Mobile (194,288)
Montgomery (200,602)
Moody (12,593)
Mountain Brook (20,691)
Muscle Shoals (13,706)
Northport (24,772)
Opelika (29,527)
Oxford (21,249)
Ozark (14,719)
Pelham (22,885)
Pell City (13,646)
Phenix City (37,570)
Pleasant Grove (10,260)
Prattville (35,420)
Prichard (22,351)
Saks (10,445)
Saraland (13,906)
Scottsboro (14,722)
Selma (19,519)
Sylacauga (12,657)
Talladega (15,709)
Tillmans Corner (19,105)
Troy (18,853)
Trussville (21,023)
Tuscaloosa (98,332)
Vestavia Hills (34,174)