There is more than three million lakes in Alaska.
Dog mushing is the official state sport. The Alaska Legislature adopted it in 1972.
Alaska's name is based on the Eskimo word Alakshak meaning great lands or peninsula.
Short about Alaska
The largest state of the United States by area It is situated in the northwest of the North American continent
Number of households
Per capita income
Life expectancy in number of years
January 3, 1959
Number of billionaires
Forbes Magazine - List of billionaires by US state
US Census Bureau - State and County QuickFacts
USNA - State Tree and Flower Chart