Est. Pop.: 4,471,067
Capital: Baton Rouge
Nickname: Pelican State
Motto: Union, Justice, and Confidence
Fun La Factoid
Winnsboro, the "Stars and Stripes Capital of Louisiana", is one of the most patriotic cities in America. On Memorial Day, July 4th, Veteran's Day, Labor Day, and other special occasions, approximately 350 American flags fly proudly along highway 15.