South Carolina – Fast Facts

Location and Geography: South Carolina is located on the southeastern coast of the United States, sandwiched between North Carolina and the state of Georgia. It is considered to be a part of the Deep South region of the U.S. both culturally and geographically. Counties and Regions: South Carolina’s 46 counties can be generally said to [...]

Oklahoma – Fast Facts

Location and Geography: Oklahoma is often considered to be a Southern state, but it lies in the confluence of several cultural and geographic regions (the South, the Southwest, and the Midwest/Plains States). It is known for its extreme weather and is particularly vulnerable to thunderstorms and tornadoes. Counties and Regions: Oklahoma is divided into 77 [...]

Mississippi – Fast Facts

Location and Geography: Mississippi is a state in the Southern Gulf region of the United States, right along the Mississippi River where it empties into the Gulf of Mexico. It is a low-altitude, wet, and humid area that is frequently vulnerable to tropical storms. Counties and Regions: Mississippi has a large number of counties, with [...]