Most Forgotten US States


The Top Ten

1 Nebraska Nebraska Nebraska is a state that lies in both the Great Plains and the Midwestern United States. Its state capital is Lincoln.

I live in Nebraska ;-; Don't worry people are jealous cause Nebraska is like the best

Oh yeah this is a state lol - MrLoser

Very easy to remember


2 Wyoming Wyoming Wyoming is a state in the mountain region of the Western United States. The state is the tenth largest by area, but the least populous and the second least densely populated of the 50 United States.

I played Chandler's 6-minute state game and spent 4 of the minutes trying to remember this state. I didn't win, to say the least.

Wait, Wyoming is a state? - N64Dude

3 Montana Montana Montana is a state in the Western region of the United States. The state's name is derived from the Spanish word montaña.
4 Delaware Delaware Delaware is one of the Mid-Atlantic states located in the Northeast megalopolis region of the United States.

Can someone tell me the capital off the top of their head - Gud_Spud

I was scrolling thru this and I thought "what's Delaware"

I'm from the Isle of Man

Dela-where? - GriffinDoge

5 Kentucky Kentucky Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States.

I'll never forget it because KFC was founded there

6 Utah Utah Utah is a state in the western United States. It became the 45th state admitted to the Union on January 4, 1896. Utah is the 13th-largest, the 31st-most populous, and the 10th-least-densely populated of the 50 United States.

Almost forgot to put it on the list - cfb

Is this even a place? - PatrickStar

Abandoned lol just deserts

I forgot that Utah even existed. I even googled "what is Utah? "

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7 Idaho Idaho Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States. Idaho is the 14th largest, the 39th most populous, and the 7th least densely populated of the 50 United States.

What! WHY is Idaho in the top ten most forgotten states in the USA!?

8 New Mexico New Mexico

Wait, this wasn't part of mexico?

9 New Hampshire New Hampshire

This state doesn't

Is this even a real place

I live here

10 North Dakota North Dakota North Dakota is the 39th state of the United States, having been admitted to the union on November 2, 1889.

People in the NE part of merica don't know where this is

The Newcomers

? New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey is a state in the northeastern and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. It is bordered on the north and east by New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Pennsylvania, and on the southwest by Delaware.

Not forgotten if you're from Philadelphia. I'm from Philadelphia and NJ is CONSTANTLY mentioned. It's a popular vacation destination in my area!

The Contenders

11 Iowa Iowa Iowa is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States, bordered by the Mississippi River on the east and the Missouri River and the Big Sioux River on the west.
12 Mississippi Mississippi

Yes, Mississippi is forgotten and the most obese state. But since it's forgotten, that means that there isn't very many bad people. Although somebody did throw a cinder block though my 12 yr old daughters window while she was in there. Police couldn't get fingerprints because it was a "rough surface". I mean seriously police, do your job!

13 Wisconsin Wisconsin Wisconsin is a U.S. state located in the north-central United States, in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions.
14 Arkansas Arkansas Arkansas is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States. Its name is of Siouan derivation, denoting the Quapaw Indians.
15 Indiana Indiana

I lie to people and say I'm from Chicago. It's easier for them to understand.

Last time a relative called me before coming to visit from LA, they said "So Indiana is in Chicago? "
It seems that Indiana is always Chicago. What about Indianapolis?!

I can put it as simple as possible.
Indiana: You have to through me to get to the other states

Indiana is so low on this list because people always forget about it >:(

16 Vermont Vermont

I am in college and I just found out Vermont is a state.

Vermont is awesome!

17 Kansas Kansas Kansas is a U.S. state located in the Midwestern United States. It is named after the Kansa Native American tribe, which inhabited the area.

This state only has tornadoes, a LOT of tornadoes - GriffinDoge

Why does everyone believe dorthy I have lived in Kansas for twelve years and have never seen a tornado

18 Florida Florida

Not really! I mean, if anything, it's one of the most popular!

Obviously the most forgotten state like people forget it exists

19 Minnesota Minnesota Minnesota is a state in the Midwestern United States. Minnesota was admitted as the 32nd state on May 11, 1858, created from the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory.

Surprised this isn’t on the list. When my mom moved to America she didn’t even know what Minnesota was.

20 Oklahoma Oklahoma
21 Michigan Michigan

People don't know we exist unless you say "Detroit".

Most people who live outside of the U.S. probably don't know we exist

22 West Virginia West Virginia

Still gets lumped in with Virginia... We are a seperate state! Not Western Virginia. West Virginia! Big difference!

23 Maine Maine
24 Arizona Arizona
25 Hawaii Hawaii Hawaii is the 50th and most recent state of the United States of America, receiving statehood on August 21, 1959.

Some guy in Montana thought that Hawaii wasn't even a state.

26 Missouri Missouri Missouri is a state located in the Midwestern United States. It is the 21st most extensive, and the 18th most populous of the fifty states.

So many M states, so little time.

27 Georgia Georgia Georgia is a state located in the southeastern United States. It was established in 1732, the last of the original Thirteen Colonies.
28 North Carolina North Carolina North Carolina is a state in the southeastern region of the United States. The state borders South Carolina and Georgia to the south, Tennessee to the west, Virginia to the north, and the Atlantic Ocean to the east.
29 California California

How can people forget where Disneyland, Magic Mountain, Universal, Knotts, and San Francisco is at?

30 Oregon Oregon Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. Oregon is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean, on the north by Washington, on the south by California, on the east by Idaho, and on the southeast by Nevada.

Just forgotten

31 Louisiana Louisiana
32 Rhode Island Rhode Island Rhode Island, officially the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, is a state in the New England region of the United States.
33 Maryland Maryland Maryland is a state located in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C.
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