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Kansas

"Sunflower State; Jayhawk State"

Motto
Ad astra per aspera (To the stars through difficulties)
Capitol
Topeka
Name Origin
From a Sioux word meaning “people of the south wind”
Statehood Date
Jan. 29, 1861 (34th)
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Official Symbols

A state's official symbols represent the composition and culture of the land and people who live and have lived here. Below are the symbols of Kansas along with the year they became official.

Flower Sunflower (1903)
Tree Cottonwood (1937)
Bird Western Meadowlark (1937)
Animal Buffalo (1955)
Song “Home On The Range” (1947)
Demographics
Population Density
32.9 people per square mile
Geography and Weather
Land Area
81,815 sq mi. (211,901 sq km)
Lowest Elevation
0 ft (0 m)
Average Elevation
2000 ft (609.6 m)
Highest Temperature Recorded
121°F (49°C) on July 24, 1936
Lowest Temperature Recorded
–40°F (–40°C) on February 13, 1905

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