New York   

Capital:   Albany

State Abbreviation:   NY

State Bird:   Bluebird

State Flower:   Rose

Nickname:   Empire State

Borders:   This state is bordered by New Jersey and Pennsylvania on the south, Canada on the north, Vermont, Massachusetts, and Connecticut on the east, and Canada on the west.

  Largest Cities:
1.  New York
2.  Buffalo
3.  Rochester
4.  Yonkers
5.  Syracuse
6.  Albany
7.  Cheektowaga
8.  New Rochelle
9.  Mount Vernon
10.  Schenectady
11.  Tonawanda
12.  Utica
13.  Niagara Falls
14.  Brentwood
15.  White Plains