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Nevada

The 36th state in the USA, admitted on October 31, 1864.

In its beginning, Nevada was an economy shaped by the mining of silver and gold, which helped its population and wealth grow. Today, Nevada is a state well known for its easy marriage and divorce proceedings, casino gambling, legalized brothels and its extravagant hotels and entrainment in its largest city, Las Vegas.

Some facts about Nevada:

State Abbreviation: NV
Population: 2,700,551
Area: 110,560 square miles
State Nickname: The Silver State
State Motto: All for our country
State Capital: Carson City
Largest City: Las Vegas
Official Web Site: http://www.nv.gov/

 

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