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 Texas’ Capitol & State Houses, click here.


The Capital City of Texas is Austin.

City of Austin, TX

This is your connection to the City of Austin. Access the Austin City Council, Boards & Commissions, Library, Parks, News, and much more.
Source: Austin City Connection

Austin Web Page

“Austin is the capital of the state of Texas.  Austin is a beautiful city with hills, valleys and lakes running through the city.  Austin has a current population of over 500,000 and over 1,000,000 in the metropolitan area.”
Source: Austin Web Page


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APA style
Capital City of Texas. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 04:55, February 26, 2020, from https://statereports.com/article_1209/
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The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Capital City of Texas.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/article_1209/ [accessed February 26, 2020].
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classbrain, Capital City of Texas [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 10:24 UTC [cited 2020 Feb 26]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1209/.
Bluebook style
Capital City of Texas, https://statereports.com/article_1209/ (last visited Feb. 26, 2020).
AMA style
classbrain, Capital City of Texas. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 10:24 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/article_1209/. Accessed February 26, 2020.

Citation styles

APA style
Capital City of Texas. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 04:56, February 26, 2020, from https://statereports.com/article_1209/
MLA style
classbrain, “Capital City of Texas.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 10:24 UTC. . 26 Feb 2020 <https://statereports.com/article_1209/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Capital City of Texas', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 10:24 UTC, <https://statereports.com/article_1209/> [accessed 26 February 2020]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Capital City of Texas.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/article_1209/ [accessed February 26, 2020].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Capital City of Texas [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 10:24 UTC [cited 2020 Feb 26]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1209/.
Bluebook style
Capital City of Texas, https://statereports.com/article_1209/ (last visited Feb. 26, 2020).
AMA style
classbrain, Capital City of Texas. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 10:24 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/article_1209/. Accessed February 26, 2020.