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Commonwealth of Virginia
Navy blue flag with the circular Seal of Virginia centered on it. A circular seal with the words "Virginia" on the top and "Sic Semper Tyrannis" on the bottom. In the center, a woman wearing a blue toga and Athenian helmet stands on the chest of dead man wearing a purple breastplate and skirt. The woman holds a spear and sheathed sword. The man holds a broken chain while his crown lies away from the figures. Orange leaves encircle the seal.
Flag Seal
Nickname(s): "Old Dominion", "Mother of Presidents and the Mother of Statesmen"
Motto(s): Sic semper tyrannis
(English: Thus Always to Tyrants)[1]
State song(s): "Our Great Virginia"
Virginia is located on the Atlantic coast along the line that divides the northern and southern halves of the United States. It runs mostly east to west. It includes a small peninsula across a bay which is discontinuous with the rest of the state.
Official language English
Spoken languages English 85.87%,
Spanish 6.41%
Other 7.72%
Demonym Virginian
Capital Richmond
Largest city Virginia Beach
Largest metro D.C. Metropolitan
Area Ranked 35th
 • Total 42,774.2 sq mi
(110,785.67 km2)
 • Width 200 miles (320 km)
 • Length 430 miles (690 km)
 • % water 7.4
 • Latitude 36° 32′ N to 39° 28′ N
 • Longitude 75° 15′ W to 83° 41′ W
Population Ranked 12th
 • Total 8,470,020 (2017 est.)[2]
 • Density 206.7/sq mi  (79.8/km2)
Ranked 14th
 • Median household income $61,486[3] (14th)
Elevation
 • Highest point Mount Rogers[4][5]
5,729 ft (1746 m)
 • Mean 950 ft  (290 m)
 • Lowest point Atlantic Ocean[4]
Sea level
Before statehood Colony of Virginia
Admission to Union June 25, 1788 (10th)
Governor Ralph Northam (D)
Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax (D)
Legislature General Assembly
 • Upper house Senate
 • Lower house House of Delegates
U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D)
Tim Kaine (D)
U.S. House delegation 7 Republicans
4 Democrats (list)
Time zone Eastern: UTC −5/−4
ISO 3166 US-VA
Abbreviations VA, Va.
Website www.virginia.gov

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  1. उद्धरण खराबी:Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named factpack
  2. "Virginia: Population estimates". U.S. Census Bureau. July 1, 2017. पहुँचतिथी May 6, 2017.
  3. "Median Annual Household Income". The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. पहुँचतिथी December 9, 2016.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Elevations and Distances in the United States". United States Geological Survey. 2001. ओरिजनल से November 2, 2011 के पुरालेखित. पहुँचतिथी October 24, 2011.
  5. Elevation adjusted to North American Vertical Datum of 1988.