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Abbreviation: NC
Capital: Raleigh
Admission to Statehood: November 21, 1789
Area Codes: 252, 336, 704, 828, 910, 919, 980
Bird: Cardinal
Flower: Dogwood
Largest City: Charlotte
Motto: Esse quam videri - To be, rather than to seem
Nickname: Old North State / Tar Heel State
Neighboring States: Virginia, Tennessee, South Carolina
Population: 8,049,313
Song: The Old North State
Tree: Longleaf Pine

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