Location: New York

State Capital of New York is Albany, NY. The State Motto is Empire State | I Love New York. New York State Bird is Eastern Bluebird | Sialia sialis is the scientific name. New York State Bird is Rose | Rosa is the scientific name. New York won its statehood in 1797 and has a population of 19378102. It is ranked 3 in the nation for population. The Official Website for New York: http://www.ny.gov/