Pennsylvania

established Dec. 12, 1787 formerly known as Province of Pennsylvania, then sovereign state in Confederation
flag of Pennsylvania
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seal of Pennsylvania
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coat of arms of Pennsylvania
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Pennsylvania two letter code: PA
capital: Harrisburg est. 1812
population:
12,820,878
Nicknames:
Keystone State
Quaker State
89 Counties:
Adams County
Allegheny County
Allegheny County/Washington County
Allegheny County/Westmoreland County
Armstrong County
Beaver County
Beaver County/Lawrence County
Bedford County
Berks County
Berks County/Lancaster County
Blair County
Bradford County
Bucks County
Butler County
Cambria County
Cambria County/Blair County
Cameron County
Carbon County
Centre County
Chester County
Chester County/Delaware County
Clarion County
Clarion County/Venango County
Clearfield County
Clinton County
Clinton County/Lycoming County
Columbia County
Columbia County/Schuylkill County
Crawford County
Cumberland County
Cumberland County/Franklin County
Dauphin County
Delaware County
Elk County
Erie County
Fayette County
Fayette County/Westmoreland County
Forest County
Franklin County
Fulton County
Greene County
Huntingdon County
Indiana County
Jefferson County
Jefferson County/Clearfield County
Juniata County
Lackawanna County
Lancaster County
Lawrence County
Lebanon County
Lehigh County
Lehigh County/Northampton County
Luzerne County
Lycoming County
McKean County
Mercer County
Mifflin County
Monroe County
Monroe County/Carbon County
Monroe County/Pike County
Montgomery County
Montgomery County/Bucks County
Montgomery County/Delaware County
Montour County
Northampton County
Northumberland County
Perry County
Philadelphia County
Pike County
Potter County
Schuylkill County
Schuylkill County/Luzerne County
Snyder County
Snyder County/Juniata County
Somerset County
Somerset County/Fayette County
Sullivan County
Susquehanna County
Tioga County
Union County
Venango County
Warren County
Washington County
Wayne County
Wayne County/Lackawanna County
Wayne County/Monroe County
Westmoreland County
Wyoming County
York County
6 Neighboring States:
Delaware
Maryland
New Jersey
New York
Ohio
West Virginia
12 Areacodes:
215     267     412     445     484     570     610     717     724     814     835     878    
Airport : 415
Gliderport : 3
Heliport : 326
Seaplane Base : 8
Ultralight : 15
Electoral Votes: 20
State Motto: Virtue, liberty, and independence
Highest point in Pennsylvania: Mount Davis , 3213 feet
fossil Trilobite
fossil scientific name Phacops rana
tree Eastern Hemlock
tree binomial nomenclature Tsuga canadensis
flower Mountain laurel
flower scientificname Kalmia latifolia
fish Brook trout
fish binomial nomenclature Salvelinus fontinalis
bird Ruffed Grouse
game bird Ruffed grouse
insect Pennsylvania firefly
insect scientific name Photuris pennsylvanica
pet Great Dane
dog Great Dane
land mammal White-tailed deer
zipcodes for Pennsylvania : 07832 15001 15003 15004 15005 15006 15007
all 2162 zipcodes for Pennsylvania
Crime Chart Pennsylvania Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 12,787,209 318,857,056
violent crimes 40,1641,197,987
violent crime rate314.1375.7
murder and manslaughter61414,249
murder and manslaughter rate4.84.5
rape3,827116,645
rape rate29.936.6
robbery13,534325,802
robbery rate105.8102.2
aggravated assault22,189741,291
aggravated assault rate173.5232.5
property crimes247,0168,277,829
property crime rate1931.72596.1
burglary45,7201,729,806
burglary rate357.5542.5
larceny theft188,2565,858,496
larceny theft rate1472.21837.3
motor vechicle theft13,040689,527
motor vehicle theft rate102.0216.2
Abington (55,590)
Adams (13,212)
Allentown (120,207)
Allison Park (20,867)
Altoona (45,344)
Amity (12,836)
Antrim (15,470)
Ardmore (12,867)
Aston (16,799)
Baldwin (19,819)
Bensalem (60,374)
Berwick (10,223)
Bethel Park (32,118)
Bethlehem (74,892)
Bethlehem (Township) (23,862)
Bloomsburg (14,585)
Bristol (Township) (54,086)
Broomall (10,312)
Buckingham (20,385)
Butler (13,289)
Butler (Township) (16,803)
Caln (Township) (14,115)
Carlisle (19,143)
Carnot-Moon (12,081)
Cecil (11,931)
Center (11,758)
Chambersburg (20,691)
Cheltenham (37,014)
Chester (34,092)
Chestnuthill (16,670)
Coal (10,460)
Coatesville (13,148)
College (10,265)
Colonial Park (13,124)
Columbia (10,388)
Concord (17,663)
Coolbaugh (20,223)
Cranberry (30,458)
Croydon (10,017)
Cumru (15,370)
Darby (10,687)
Derry (24,984)
Derry (Township) (14,279)
Dingman (11,641)
Douglass (10,432)
Dover (Township) (21,383)
Doylestown (Township) (17,563)
Drexel Hill (28,262)
Dunmore (13,379)
East Bradford (10,038)
East Cocalico (10,471)
East Goshen (18,339)
East Hempfield (24,309)
East Lampeter (16,986)
East Norriton (14,082)
East Pennsboro (21,533)
East Stroudsburg (10,140)
East Whiteland (10,702)
Easton (26,915)
Easttown (10,620)
Elizabeth (Township) (13,226)
Elizabethtown (11,586)
Emmaus (11,368)
Ephrata (13,861)
Ephrata (Township) (10,158)
Erie (99,475)
Exeter (25,874)
Fairview (17,210)
Fairview (Township) (10,180)
Falls (33,901)
Ferguson (18,963)
Forks (15,294)
Franconia (13,241)
Franklin Park (14,415)
Fullerton (15,529)
Greene (17,484)
Greensburg (14,495)
Guilford (Township) (14,761)
Hamilton (11,111)
Hampden (29,350)
Hampton (18,482)
Hanover (10,932)
Hanover (11,508)
Hanover (15,496)
Harborcreek (17,584)
Harrisburg (49,081)
Harrison (10,450)
Hatfield (Township) (17,558)
Haverford (49,057)
Hazleton (24,825)
Hempfield (41,638)
Hermitage (16,028)
Hershey (14,172)
Hilltown (15,262)
Hopewell (12,488)
Horsham (14,936)
Horsham (Township) (26,587)
Indiana (14,100)
Jefferson Hills (11,360)
Johnstown (19,966)
King of Prussia (19,919)
Kingston (12,941)
Lancaster (59,339)
Lancaster (Township) (17,064)
Lansdale (16,512)
Lansdowne (10,639)
Lebanon (25,534)
Lehigh (10,376)
Lehman (10,380)
Levittown (51,326)
Limerick (18,798)
Logan (12,312)
Lower Allen (Township) (18,999)
Lower Burrell (11,466)
Lower Gwynedd (11,548)
Lower Macungie (31,806)
Lower Makefield (32,755)
Lower Merion (58,177)
Lower Moreland (13,220)
Lower Paxton (48,378)
Lower Pottsgrove (12,174)
Lower Providence (26,187)
Lower Salford (15,344)
Lower Saucon (10,767)
Lower Southampton (19,142)
Loyalsock (11,176)
Manchester (Township) (18,531)
Manheim (Township) (39,648)
Manor (20,583)
Marple (23,743)
McCandless (28,844)
McKeesport (19,453)
Meadville (13,061)
Middle Smithfield (15,679)
Middletown (45,407)
Middletown (15,998)
Milford (10,053)
Millcreek (54,003)
Monroeville (28,176)
Montgomery (26,025)
Montgomeryville (12,977)
Moon (25,562)
Mount Joy (Township) (10,771)
Mount Lebanon (32,765)
Mount Pleasant (Township) (10,644)
Mountain Top (11,182)
Muhlenberg (20,096)
Munhall (11,247)
Murrysville (20,134)
Nanticoke (10,258)
Nether Providence (13,808)
New Britain (Township) (11,236)
New Castle (22,375)
New Garden (12,096)
New Hanover (12,495)
New Kensington (12,713)
Newberry (15,439)
Newtown (12,754)
Newtown (Township) (19,704)
Norristown (34,412)
North Fayette (14,600)
North Huntingdon (30,763)
North Lebanon (11,772)
North Middleton (11,478)
North Strabane (14,339)
North Union (12,441)
North Versailles (10,179)
North Whitehall (16,162)
Northampton (39,587)
Oil City (10,137)
Palmer (21,348)
Patton (15,913)
Penn (16,139)
Penn (Township) (19,694)
Penn Hills (41,924)
Peters (22,098)
Philadelphia (1,567,442)
Phoenixville (16,658)
Pine (12,743)
Pittsburgh (304,391)
Plum (27,505)
Plumstead (13,511)
Plymouth (17,653)
Pocono (10,780)
Pottstown (22,664)
Pottsville (13,802)
Radnor (31,612)
Rapho (11,680)
Reading (87,879)
Richland (11,540)
Richland (13,155)
Richland (12,248)
Ridley (31,053)
Robinson (13,739)
Ross (30,900)
Rostraver (11,168)
Salisbury (11,431)
Salisbury (13,719)
Sandy (Township) (10,687)
Scott (16,877)
Scranton (77,118)
Shaler (28,516)
Sharon (13,562)
Shiloh (11,493)
Silver Spring (16,315)
Skippack (Township) (14,992)
Somerset (Township) (12,229)
South Fayette (15,504)
South Middleton (15,228)
South Park (13,457)
South Park Township (13,492)
South Union (10,612)
South Whitehall (19,698)
Spring (27,438)
Spring Garden (12,894)
Springettsbury (26,889)
Springfield (19,574)
Springfield (24,401)
St. Marys (12,652)
State College (42,161)
Stroud (18,718)
Susquehanna (24,716)
Swatara (24,656)
Towamencin (18,272)
Tredyffrin (29,559)
Unity (22,396)
Upper Allen (19,519)
Upper Chichester (17,003)
Upper Darby (82,878)
Upper Dublin (26,211)
Upper Gwynedd (15,928)
Upper Macungie (22,855)
Upper Merion (28,620)
Upper Moreland (24,231)
Upper Providence (10,448)
Upper Providence (23,460)
Upper Saucon (16,174)
Upper Southampton (15,121)
Upper St. Clair (19,303)
Upper St. Clair (Township) (19,644)
Upper Uwchlan (11,545)
Uwchlan (19,072)
Warminster (32,594)
Warrington (23,942)
Warwick (14,694)
Warwick (18,486)
Washington (14,532)
Washington (13,497)
Waynesboro (10,848)
Weigelstown (13,174)
West Bradford (12,779)
West Chester (19,842)
West Deer (11,944)
West Goshen (23,137)
West Hempfield (16,478)
West Lampeter (15,888)
West Manchester (18,884)
West Mifflin (20,075)
West Norriton (15,779)
West Whiteland (18,450)
Westtown (10,913)
White (16,079)
Whitehall (13,834)
Whitehall (27,313)
Whitemarsh (17,663)
Whitpain (19,180)
Wilkes-Barre (40,780)
Wilkinsburg (15,731)
Williamsport (29,201)
Willistown (10,905)
Willow Grove (16,185)
Windsor (Township) (17,941)
Woodlyn (10,131)
Worcester (10,435)
Wyomissing (10,469)
Yeadon (11,523)
York (43,992)
York (Township) (28,285)