Capital:   Phoenix

State Abbreviation:   AZ

State Bird:   Cactus Wren

State Flower:   Saguaro Cactus Blossom

Nickname:   Grand Canyon State

Borders:   This state is bordered by Utah on the north, Nevada and California on the west, Mexico on the south, and New Mexico on the east.

  Largest Cities:
1.  Phoenix
2.  Tucson
3.  Mesa
4.  Glendale
5.  Scottsdale
6.  Chandler
7.  Tempe
8.  Gilbert
9.  Peoria
10.  Yuma
11.  Casas Adobes
12.  Catalina Foothills
13.  Flagstaff
14.  Lake Havasu City
15.  Sun City