New Homestead USA
Facts and Figures
Statehood January 29, 1861 (34th state)
Nickname Sunflower State
Motto "To the Stars through Difficulties"
Bird Western Meadowlark
Song "Home on the Range"
Area 82,282 sq miles
Number of Counties 105
Highest Point Mt. Sunflower, 4,039 ft.
Lowest Point Verdigris River, 679 ft.