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State Capital: Baton Rouge
Largest City: New Orleans
Area: 51,843 square miles
Population: 4,468,976 as of the 2000 census
Highest Point: Driskell Mountain: 535 ft. above sea level. Located in Bienville Parish.
Lowest Point: New Orleans: 8 ft. below sea level.
State Nicknames: The Pelican State and Sportsman's Paradise
State Motto: "Union, Justice, and Confidence"
State Songs: "Give Me Louisiana" and "You Are My Sunshine"
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