Facts and Figures
Statehood June 25th, 1788 (10th state)
Nickname The Old Dominion
Motto "Thus Always to Tyrants"
Flower Dogwood Flower
Song "Carry Me Back to Old Virginny"
Area 42,769 sq miles
Number of Counties 95
Highest Point Mt. Rogers, 5,729 ft.
Lowest Point Atlantic Ocean, sea level