FACTOID # 1: Michigan is ranked 22nd in land area, but since 41.27% of the state is composed of water, it jumps to 11th place in total area.
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The Northeast > Maine > Geography

Capitals > Date of statehood 1,820
Capitals > Most populous city No
Capitals > Municipal population 18,560 [48th of 50]
Capitals > Notes on current capital
Augusta was officially capital from 1827, but the legislature did not sit there until 1832.
Geographic centers > Location
18 miles north of Dover-Foxcroft
Geographic regions
The Northeast
Land area 30,862 sq mi [39th of 56]
Land borders
New Hampshire; international borders: Canada
Largest cities (with populations) Portland - 64,249
Mean County Area 5,727.92 sq.km. [10th of 49]
Percentage of area water 12.78% [12th of 50]
State capitals (with populations) Augusta - 18,560
Tornadoes > Fatalities 1 [39th of 55]
Tornadoes > Injuries 18 [43rd of 55]
Tornadoes > Total cost of damage $7,104,690.00 [41st of 55]
Tornadoes > Total number 82 [39th of 55]
Total area 35,385 sq mi [39th of 50]
US National Historic Landmarks > Number 41 [19th of 51]
US National Historic Landmarks > Number, non-duplicated 41 [19th of 51]
Water area 4,523 sq mi [12th of 50]

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