Vermont Police Patches
Vermont was the 14th state in the USA.
- it became a state on March 4, 1791.
- state capital is Montpelier.
- nickname is The Green Mountain State.
- state tree is the Sugar Maple.
- state animal is the Morgan Horse.
Vermont's official flag was adopted on June 1, 1923.
- The flag of the State of Vermont consists of the coat of arms and motto of Vermont on a rectangular blue background
- multiple versions of the flag have been included throughout history.
- It borders the U.S. states of Massachusetts to the south, New Hampshire to the east, New York to the west, and the Canadian province of Quebec to the north.
- the sixth smallest by area of he 50 U.S. states.
- the second smallest state by population.
- Montpelier is the least populous state capital in the United States.
- As of 2019, Vermont was the leading producer of maple syrup in the United States.
- in crime statistics, it was ranked since 2016 as the safest state in the country
- known for its natural landscape, which is primarily forested.
- also known for being home to more than 100 19th-century covered wooden bridges.
- thousands of acres of mountain terrain are crossed by hiking trails and skiing slopes.