U.S. States in Alphabetical Order

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The reason that you have found your way to this webpage is most likely because you're looking for a list of states in alphabetical order. The good news is that that's exactly what you'll find here and you can get it in a couple of different ways. If you already have a list of 50 US states but the list happens to not be in alphabetical order, you can use the alphabetizing tool on the main page to input your list. Once done, all you need to do is click on the button and your list will be instantly rendered into alphabetical order. If you're looking for a list of states already in alphabetical order, we have that for you as well. At the end of this page is a list of the 50 states in alphabetical order that you can simply copy or download. You can also find a list of 50 US state abbreviations in alphabetical order.

It's not always obvious to some why anyone would need a list of all the states in alphabetical order, but there are actually a few different groups who are looking for this information on a consistent. Below you'll find some of the more common reasons people come to this page.


Teachers looking to put together a lesson plan on the 50 states in the United States often need to have a list of these 50 states as part of the lesson plan. Often the most convenient way to display the list to the students is to have a list of all 50 US states in alphabetical order. Having a place to create or copy this 50 state list makes creating the lesson plan a lot easier.


Students who are studying the 50 states in the US will need a convenient way to learn all the states. One of the best ways to do this is to get a blank map of the United States with all the states outlined, but not marked. The student can then take the list of the 50 states in alphabetical order and begin writing in the name of each state onto the map. Since the states aren't aligned on the map in alphabetical order, this is an excellent way for students to determine if they truly know where each state is on the map and it's an excellent way to study for US state tests.


If you're into games, and especially games about the states in the US, having a list of all the states in alphabetical order can be quite useful. Having this list will allow you to go through all the different states without accidentally forgetting any. It also allows you to go through the states one by one which can be convenient for a lot of different games. For example, if you're on a long road trip and you decide to play the license plate game where you try to find the license plates for every state in the US on the trip, having a list of the 50 states in alphabetical order is an easy and convenient way of keeping track of the state license plates you have already found and the ones that you still need to find.

List of 50 US States in Alphabetical Order

  1. Alabama
  2. Alaska
  3. Arizona
  4. Arkansas
  5. California
  6. Colorado
  7. Connecticut
  8. Delaware
  9. Florida
  10. Georgia
  11. Hawaii
  12. Idaho
  13. Illinois
  14. Indiana
  15. Iowa
  16. Kansas
  17. Kentucky
  18. Louisiana
  19. Maine
  20. Maryland
  21. Massachusetts
  22. Michigan
  23. Minnesota
  24. Mississippi
  25. Missouri
  26. Montana
  27. Nebraska
  28. Nevada
  29. New Hampshire
  30. New Jersey
  31. New Mexico
  32. New York
  33. North Carolina
  34. North Dakota
  35. Ohio
  36. Oklahoma
  37. Oregon
  38. Pennsylvania
  39. Rhode Island
  40. South Carolina
  41. South Dakota
  42. Tennessee
  43. Texas
  44. Utah
  45. Vermont
  46. Virginia
  47. Washington
  48. West Virginia
  49. Wisconsin
  50. Wyoming

If you have been looking for a list of 50 states in alphabetical order, you may also be interested in a list of the 50 US state abbreviations in alphabetical order. You can find this list below.

List of 50 US State Abbreviations in Alphabetical Order

  1. AK
  2. AL
  3. AR
  4. AZ
  5. CA
  6. CO
  7. CT
  8. DE
  9. FL
  10. GA
  11. HI
  12. IA
  13. ID
  14. IL
  15. IN
  16. KS
  17. KY
  18. LA
  19. MA
  20. MD
  21. ME
  22. MI
  23. MN
  24. MO
  25. MS
  26. MT
  27. NC
  28. ND
  29. NE
  30. NH
  31. NJ
  32. NM
  33. NV
  34. NY
  35. OH
  36. OK
  37. OR
  38. PA
  39. RI
  40. SC
  41. SD
  42. TN
  43. TX
  44. UT
  45. VA
  46. VT
  47. WA
  48. WI
  49. WV
  50. WY

We hope that the list of 50 states in alphabetical order and the list of 50 state abbreviations in alphabetical order have been useful for whatever reason you've needed them. We're always looking to improve this page so we welcome any suggestions on how we can make this page more useful for you in the future. Please feel free to contact us with your suggestions or ideas on how we can improve this page and we'll do our best to implement any suggestions in future updates.