Kentucky

Kentucky
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Kentucky ::: characteristics

Population: 4,395,295

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Source: U.S. Censu Bureau, Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 . http://www.census.gov/popest/data/state/totals/2013/tables/NST-EST2013-01.xls

Statehood: June 1, 1792

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The area of Kentucky was originally part of Virginia within the original United States. Virginia ceded the district of Kentucky to the United States in 1792, and this area was included briefly in the Southwest Territory ("territory ... south of the Ohio River"). Kentucky was admitted to the Union on June 1, 1792, as the 15th state. Upon resolution of a boundary dispute with Tennessee in 1820, Kentucky assumed generally the same boundary as the present state. Kentucky is one of four states that are legally described as a commonwealth.

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1. Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

Total Area Mi.(Km.): 40,408 (104,656)

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, p.41, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

Land Area Mi.(Km.): 39,486 (102,268)

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, p.41, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

Water Area Mi.(Km.): 921 (2,385)

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, p.41, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

KY Senators

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Sen. Mitch McConnell [R-KY]

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Sen. Rand Paul [R-KY]

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KY Reps: 6

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Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers [R-KY5]

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Rep. Ed Whitfield [R-KY1]

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Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY3]

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Rep. Brett Guthrie [R-KY2]

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Rep. Thomas Massie [R-KY4]

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Rep. Garland "Andy" Barr [R-KY6]

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Kentucky ::: example of:

Kentucky ::: example of:

States

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Alabama

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Alaska

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Arizona

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Arkansas

Arkansas

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Colorado

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Connecticut

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Delaware

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Florida

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Georgia

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Hawaii

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Idaho

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Illinois

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Indiana

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Iowa

Iowa

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Kansas

Kansas

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Louisiana

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Maine

Maine

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Maryland

Maryland

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Massachusetts

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Michigan

Michigan

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Minnesota

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Mississippi

Mississippi

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Missouri

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Montana

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Nebraska

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Nevada

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New Hampshire

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New Jersey

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New Mexico

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New York

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North Carolina

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North Dakota

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Ohio

Ohio

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Oklahoma

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Oregon

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Pennsylvania

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Rhode Island

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South Carolina

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South Dakota

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Tennessee

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Texas

Texas

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Utah

Utah

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Vermont

Vermont

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Virginia

Virginia

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Washington

Washington

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West Virginia

West Virginia

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Wisconsin

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Wyoming

Wyoming

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States ::: is part of:

States ::: is part of:

United States

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States ::: miscellaneous:

States ::: miscellaneous:

Article 4 [The states]

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