Delaware became the very first state of the American union on December 7, 1787. This state covers an area of 1,954 square miles making it the 49th biggest state of the nation. Its capital city is Dover and its largest city is Wilmington.
State Abbreviation: DE
State Largest Cities:* Wilmington * Dover * Newark * Pike Creek * Bear * Brookside * Hockessin * Glasgow * Claymont * North Star *