Admission of States

Order of Admission State

Date of Admission

Order of Admission State

Date of Admission

1

Delaware

December 7,1787

26

Michigan

January 26,1837

2

Pennsylvania

December 12,1787

27

Florida

March 3,1845

3

New Jersey

December 18,1787

28

Texas

December 29,1845

4

Georgia

January 2,1788

29

Iowa

December 28,1846

5

Connecticut

January 9,1788

30

Wisconsin

May 29,1848

6

Massachusetts

February 7,1788

31

California

September 9,1850

7

Maryland

April 28,1788

32

Minnesota

May 11,1858

8

South Carolina

May 23,1788

33

Oregon

February 14,1859

9

New Hampshire

June 21,1788

34

Kansas

January 29,1861

10

Virginia

June 25,1788

35

West Virginia

June 30,1863

11

New York

July 26,1788

36

Nevada

October 31,1864

12

North Carolina

November 21,1789

37

Nebraska

March 1,1867

13

Rhode Island

May 29,1790

38

Colorado

August 1,1876

14

Vermont

March 4,1791

39

North Dakota

November 2,1889

15

Kentucky

June 1,1792

40

South Dakota

November 2,1889

16

Tennessee

June 1,1796

41

Montana

November 8,1889

17

Ohio

March 1,1803

42

Washington

November 11,1889

18

Louisiana

April 30,1812

43

Idaho

July 3,1890

19

Indiana

December 11,1816

44

Wyoming

July 10,1890

20

Mississippi

December 10,1817

45

Utah

January 4,1896

21

Illinois

December 3,1818

46

Oklahoma

November 16,1907

22

Alabama

December 14,1819

47

New Mexico

January 6,1912

23

Maine

March 15,1820

48

Arizona

February 14,1912

24

Missouri

August 10,1821

49

Alaska

January 3,1959

25

Arkansas

June 15,1836

50

Hawaii

August 21,1959

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