Alabama’s total area is 52,423 square miles which makes it the 30th most extensive of the 50 states. This state is located in the southeastern region in the US with a population of 4,849,377 citizens as it was estimated at 2014, which makes it the 23rd most populous state in the United States.
Nowadays, Alabama is a developed state that is annually visited by over 20 million tourists. Among the most visited places, which are landmarks of this state, are the “US Space and Rocket Center” and the “Alabama Battleship Memorial Park”.
With a gross state product of $199,727 millions (GSP is the state counterpart to a country’s GDP), the state’s economy is ranked in the 26th position out of the 50 states. Alabama generally ranks in the top third of states, according to recent rankings of business climate that considers factors such as cost of doing business, workforce planning, previous investment success and infrastructure. Generally speaking, the economy situation in Alabama is good, but there are some things that could be improved in terms of innovation, like for example the relatively low venture capital levels.
Presently, Alabama is home to almost 80,000 millionaires which puts the state in the 41st place in the millionaires per capita rank in the US. Alabama houses the headquarters of “Regions Financial Corporation”, which is one of the largest banks in the United States ($122 billion in assets in 2012).
Alabama pawn brokers, that will probably offer to buy your gold, silver or diamonds, are united in APA (Alabama Pawnbrokers Association) and many of their members are also members of the National Pawnbrokers Association.