Interesting things to know about the State of North Carolina

Located in the south eastern United States, with the Atlantic ocean to its east and the state of Tennessee to its west. It is the 28th largest state in the United States with a beautiful coastline, lush forests, and breathtaking mountain ranges.

What North is Carolina known for?

North Carolina is known for its natural beauty. Whether it be the picturesque Blue Ridge mountains, the stunning, deep blue Mississippi river, or the beautiful 300 mile long coastline; North Carolina has an abundance of awe-inspiring natural scenery.

– The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill is the oldest State University in the United States.

The North Carolina flag  bears the dates of the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence and of the Halifax Resolves, documents that place North Carolina at the forefront of the American independence movement.

North Carolina has a population of about nine and a half million people; it is the 23rd most populous state in The United States.

Interesting facts about North Carolina

Pepsi was invented in North Carolina.

North Carolina is the largest producer of sweet potatoes in the United States.

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