The States

Current state flags


¹ Vermont's flag is the oldest of (official) US state flags. The second-oldest is New York's (1788).

² Rhode Island's flag is unofficially the oldest of state flags. It was created in July 1640, but was not formally used until 1897.

State ensigns (maritime)

Massachusetts and Maine have distinct flags (separate from the state flags) for maritime use.

Historic state flags

Civil War

Former state flags