First Settled And When

Name

Area Sq. Mi.

When admitted into the Union

When Settled

Where Settled

Alabama

52,260

Dec. 14, 1819

1711

Mobile

Alaska Ter.

531,409

Arizona Ter.

113,020

1580

Tucson

Arkansas

53,850

June 15, 1839

1685

Arkansas Post

California

158,360

Sept. 9, 1850

1769

San Diego

Colorado

103,925

August 1, 1876

1858

Denver

Connecticut

4,990

*Jan. 9, 1788

1633

Windsor

Delaware

2,050

*Dec. 7, 1787

1638

Wilmington

Florida

58,680

March 3, 1845

1565

St. Auguitine

Georgia

59,475

*Jan. 2, 1788

. 1733

Savannah

Idaho Ter.

110,700

1860

Illinois

56,650

Dec. 3, 1818

1720

Kaskaskia

Name Area Sq. Mi

. When Admitted into the Union.

When

Settled

Where Settled

Indiana

36,350

Dec. 11, 1816

1730

Vincennes

Indian Ter

61,690

1834

Iowa

56,025

Dec. 28, 1846

1788

Burlington

Kansas

82,080

Jan. 29, 1861

1827

Fort Leavenworth

Kentucky

40,400

June 1, 1792

1775

Boonsborough

Louisiana

48,720

April 30, 1812

1699

Iberville

Maine

33,040

March 15, 1820

1625

Bristol

Maryland

12,210

* April 28, 1788

1634

St. Mary's

Massachusetts

8,315

*Feb. 6, 1738

1620

Plymouth

Michigan

58,915

Jan. 26, 1837

1670

Detroit

Minnesota

83,365

May 11, 1858

1846

St. Paul

Mississippi

46,810

Dec. 10, 1817

1716

Natchez

Missouri

69,415

August 10, 1821

1764

St. Louis

Montana

143,080

Nov. 3, 1889

1860

Nebraska

78,855

March 1, 1367

1854

Omaha

Nevada

110,700

Oct. 31, 1864

1860

Washoe

New Hampshire

9,305

*June 21, 1788

1623

Little Harbor

New Jersey

7,815

*Dec. 13, 1787

1064

Elizabeth

N. Mexico Ter.

122,580

1582

New York

49,170

*July 26, 1788

1614

New York City

North Dakota

74,000

Nov. 2, 1889

1812

North Carolina

52,250

*Nov. 21, 1789

1850

Chowan River

Ohio

41,060

Nov. 29, 1802

1788

Marietta

Oregon

96,030

Feb. 14, 1859

1811

Astoria

Pennsylvania

45,215

*Dec. 12, 1787

1882

Philadelphia

Rhode Island

1,250

*May29, 1790

1636

Providence

South Carolina

30,570

*May 23, 1788

1670

Ashley River

South Dakota

75,100

Nov. 2, 1889

1812

Tennessee

42,050

June 1, 1796

1759

Fort Loudon

Texas

265,780

Dec. 29, 1845

1692

San Antonio

Utah Ter.

84,970

1847

Vermont

9,565

March 4, 1791

1724

Fort Dummer

Virginia

42,450

*June 25, 1788

1607

Jamestown

Washington

69,180

Nov. 11, 1889

1845

West Virginia

24,780

June 19, 1863

1601

Jamestown

Wisconsin

56,040

May 29, 1847

1669

Green Bay

Wyoming

97,390

Dist. of Columbia 70

* The original thirteen States, when they ratified the Constitution.