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State Flower: Yellow Jessamine
State Tree: Sabal Palmetto
Capital: Columbia
State Nickname: "Palmetto State"
State Abbreviation: SC
Number of Counties: 46
Top Landmarks: : Historic Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Fort Sumter National Monument
Neighbors: Georgia & North Carolina
Noteworthy Bodies of Water: Atlantic Ocean, Savannah River, Lake Marion & Lake Murray
Popular Foods: BBQ, Boiled Peanuts, She-Crab Soup, Peaches, Collard Greens
Largest City: Columbia
Name of Residents: South Carolinians
State Motto: Dum Spiro Spero - While I breath, I hope