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Capital or Capitol?


What is the difference between these two? Here’s how it breaks down . . .


The Capit
al is the city or town that is the seat of government in a state or nation.


The Capit
ol is the building in which the state legislative body meets.


For information about Illinois’ Capitol & State Houses, click here
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The Capital City of Illinois is Springfield.

City of Springfield Illinois
“As Illinois’ capital city, Springfield is a hub of government action, business activity, arts and cultural affairs. With a City population of over 112,000, Springfield offers a great business climate, an expanding medical community, superb public services, and friendly, caring neighborhoods.”
Source: City of Springfield

Springfield, Illinois

This city offers you everything from historical Lincoln attractions to national art shows, from the Illinois State Fair to the ethnic festival. Explore more here!
Source: Springfield Illinois Convention & Visitors Bureau






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Citation styles

APA style
Capital City of Illinois. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 10:26, February 23, 2020, from https://statereports.com/article_1178/
MLA style
classbrain, “Capital City of Illinois.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 10:15 UTC. . 23 Feb 2020 <https://statereports.com/article_1178/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Capital City of Illinois', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 10:15 UTC, <https://statereports.com/article_1178/> [accessed 23 February 2020]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Capital City of Illinois.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/article_1178/ [accessed February 23, 2020].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Capital City of Illinois [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 10:15 UTC [cited 2020 Feb 23]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1178/.
Bluebook style
Capital City of Illinois, https://statereports.com/article_1178/ (last visited Feb. 23, 2020).
AMA style
classbrain, Capital City of Illinois. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 10:15 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/article_1178/. Accessed February 23, 2020.