50 States and Capitals in Alphabetical Order

Valorie Delp
capitol building

Generally, it's preferable to memorize the states and capitals in their correct locations on a blank map. However, if you're looking to memorize them in alphabetical order, or just need to have a handy reference, LoveToKnow offers a list that has the states and capitals alphabetized by state, and one alphabetized by capitals.

Uses for 50 States and Capitals in Alphabetical Order

In addition to the obvious -- studying for a state capitals test -- a printable list of the 50 states and their capitals can come in handy for other things as well. For example, you can use it to:

  • Create geography flashcards
  • Create a United States board game
  • Form the starting point for a comprehensive unit study of the states
  • Practice spelling skills
  • Practice putting words in alphabetical order

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50 States and Capitals

You may either print out the pdf list or use the following:

  • Alabama - Montgomery
  • Alaska - Juneau
  • Arizona - Phoenix
  • Arkansas - Little Rock
  • California - Sacramento
  • Colorado - Denver
  • Connecticut - Hartford
  • Delaware - Dover
  • Florida - Tallahassee
  • Georgia - Atlanta
  • Hawaii - Honolulu
  • Idaho - Boise
  • Illinois - Springfield
  • Indiana - Indianapolis
  • Iowa - Des Moines
  • Kansas - Topeka
  • Kentucky - Frankfort
  • Louisiana - Baton Rouge
  • Maine - Augusta
  • Maryland - Annapolis
  • Massachusetts - Boston
  • Michigan - Lansing
  • Minnesota - St. Paul
  • Mississippi - Jackson
  • Missouri - Jefferson City
  • Montana - Helena
  • Nebraska - Lincoln
  • Nevada - Carson City
  • New Hampshire - Concord
  • New Jersey - Trenton
  • New Mexico - Santa Fe
  • New York - Albany
  • North Carolina - Raleigh
  • North Dakota - Bismarck
  • Ohio - Columbus
  • Oklahoma - Oklahoma City
  • Oregon - Salem
  • Pennsylvania - Harrisburg
  • Rhode Island - Providence
  • South Carolina - Columbia
  • South Dakota - Pierre
  • Tennessee - Nashville
  • Texas - Austin
  • Utah - Salt Lake City
  • Vermont - Montpelier
  • Virginia - Richmond
  • Washington - Olympia
  • West Virginia - Charleston
  • Wisconsin - Madison
  • Wyoming - Cheyenne
50 States and Capitals in Alphabetical Order