Monthly Archives: July 2012

Trivia Question 7/26/12 — Oldest City

Old CityThe United States is the third largest country in the world based on land area with a total of more than 3 – 1/2 million square miles. It also has a population of more than 313 million people (July 2011 estimate) and it is divided into 50 states and hundreds of different cities. Initially the United States was made up of the original 13 colonies. However there were cities in the country long before its founding in 1776 and the formation of the 13 colonies.

QUESTION:

Although it is not the oldest city in the United Sates, founded in 1607 and still around today, what is the oldest city west of the Mississippi River?

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