Alabama Quick Facts

Capital Montgomery
Area 51,705 sq mi
133,915 sq km
(2000 census)
Major Cities
(July 1996 est.)
Birmingham (258,543), Mobile (202,581), Montgomery (196,363),
Huntsville (170,424), Tuscaloosa (82,379)
Highest Point Cheaha Mtn.
2,405 feet
733 meters
Income per capita (US$) $22,987
Industry paper products, lumber and wood products, chemicals, textiles, mining, food products, clothing
Agriculture chickens, beef cattle, greenhouse and nursery products, eggs, milk, peanuts, cotton, vegetables, soybeans
Minerals and Resources forests, coal, natural gas, petroleum, crushed stone, limestone
(U.S. Government sources)
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