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State Abbreviation

Definition

The abbreviation for the state (within the United States) or outlying area in which an address is located.

Option Set
DescriptionDefinitionCode
AlaskaAlaskaAK
AlabamaAlabamaAL
ArkansasArkansasAR
American SamoaAmerican SamoaAS
ArizonaArizonaAZ
CaliforniaCaliforniaCA
ColoradoColoradoCO
ConnecticutConnecticutCT
District of ColumbiaDistrict of ColumbiaDC
DelawareDelawareDE
FloridaFloridaFL
Federated States of MicronesiaFederated States of MicronesiaFM
GeorgiaGeorgiaGA
GuamGuamGU
HawaiiHawaiiHI
IowaIowaIA
IdahoIdahoID
IllinoisIllinoisIL
IndianaIndianaIN
KansasKansasKS
KentuckyKentuckyKY
LouisianaLouisianaLA
MassachusettsMassachusettsMA
MarylandMarylandMD
MaineMaineME
Marshall IslandsMarshall IslandsMH
MichiganMichiganMI
MinnesotaMinnesotaMN
MissouriMissouriMO
Northern MarianasNorthern MarianasMP
MississippiMississippiMS
MontanaMontanaMT
North CarolinaNorth CarolinaNC
North DakotaNorth DakotaND
NebraskaNebraskaNE
New HampshireNew HampshireNH
New JerseyNew JerseyNJ
New MexicoNew MexicoNM
NevadaNevadaNV
New YorkNew YorkNY
OhioOhioOH
OklahomaOklahomaOK
OregonOregonOR
PennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPA
Puerto RicoPuerto RicoPR
PalauPalauPW
Rhode IslandRhode IslandRI
South CarolinaSouth CarolinaSC
South DakotaSouth DakotaSD
TennesseeTennesseeTN
TexasTexasTX
UtahUtahUT
VirginiaVirginiaVA
Virgin IslandsVirgin IslandsVI
VermontVermontVT
WashingtonWashingtonWA
WisconsinWisconsinWI
West VirginiaWest VirginiaWV
WyomingWyomingWY
Armed Forces AmericaArmed Forces AmericaAA
Armed Forces Africa, Canada, Europe, and MideastArmed Forces Africa, Canada, Europe, and MideastAE
Armed Forces PacificArmed Forces PacificAP
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Related Topics

Early Learning -> Program Quality 

CEDS Element ID

000267

Element Technical Name

StateAbbreviation

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URL

https://ceds.ed.gov/element/000267    (Email this link)

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