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Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States

RankStatePeak Prom-M  Elev-M Range (Level 4)HP
1.AlaskaDenali61406190West-Central Alaska RangeHP
2.HawaiiMauna Kea42054205Hawaii Big IslandHP
3.WashingtonMount Rainier40374392South Washington CascadesHP
4.CaliforniaMount Whitney30724419Sequoia Sierra NevadaHP
5.ColoradoMount Elbert27654399Sawatch RangeHP
6.NevadaCharleston Peak25123632South Great Basin Ranges
7.OregonMount Hood23493426Oregon CascadesHP
8.WyomingGannett Peak21574207Wind River RangeHP
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak21544013Bighorn Mountains
9.UtahKings Peak19354123Uinta RangeHP
10.ArizonaMount Graham19263267Southeast Arizona Ranges
11.New HampshireMount Washington18741917White MountainsHP
12.North CarolinaMount Mitchell18562037Central Blue Ridge RangesHP
13.IdahoBorah Peak18233859Lost River-Lemhi RangesHP
14.MontanaCrazy Peak17403417Central Montana Ranges
15.New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak16863649Southeast New Mexico Ranges
16.New YorkMount Marcy14981629Adirondack MountainsHP
17.TennesseeClingmans Dome13732025Great Smoky MountainsHP
18.TexasEmory Peak13672385Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges
19.MaineKatahdin13071606Longfellow MountainsHP
20.VermontMount Mansfield11071339Green MountainsHP
21.South DakotaBlack Elk Peak8872204Black HillsHP
22.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain8611288Northern Blue Ridge
23.West VirginiaSpruce Knob8481482Allegheny MountainsHP
24.MassachusettsMount Greylock7511063Taconic RangeHP
25.ArkansasMagazine Mountain650839Ouachita MountainsHP
26.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald6431458Southern Blue Ridge FrontHP
27.KentuckyBlack Mountain5791262Cumberland MountainsHP
28.OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain573780Ouachita Mountains
29.MarylandQuirauk Mountain445652Northern Blue Ridge
30.AlabamaCheaha Mountain440733Southern Appalachian RidgesHP
31.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point439664Northern Appalachian Ridges
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain438749Northern Appalachian Ridges
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain433847Northern Appalachian Ridges
32.MinnesotaEagle Mountain403701Superior UplandHP
33.South CarolinaHogback Mountain326972Southern Blue Ridge Front
34.MichiganBriar Hill317520Lower Peninsula-Heartland
 Michigan or Grove Hill120519Lower Peninsula-Heartland
35.North DakotaBoundary Butte314774Canadian Great Plains
36.WisconsinBlue Mounds285524Upper Mississippi Area
37.New JerseyHigh Point269550Northern Appalachian RidgesHP
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point267456Mid-Atlantic Highlands
38.ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill268442Taconic Range
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills253314New England Upland
39.MissouriMudlick Mountain205400Ozark Plateau
 Missouri or Clark Mountain195439Ozark Plateau
40.OhioCampbell Hill195472Lower Peninsula-HeartlandHP
41.IllinoisWilliams Hill190324Lower Peninsula-Heartland
42.NebraskaHogback Mountain1771543Central Great Plains
43.IndianaWashington County High Point128320Lower Peninsula-Heartland
44.MississippiChoctaw County High Point117220Southeast Coast
 Mississippi or Winston County High Point116220Southeast Coast
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout37219Southeast Coast
45.IowaCarroll County High Point101475Upper Mississippi Area
46.Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill91168New England Upland
47.KansasPottawatomie County High Point79475Central Great Plains
48.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain7594Southeast Coast
49.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point70143Ouachita Mountains
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain69163Ouachita MountainsHP
50.DelawareIron Hill61104Mid-Atlantic Highlands
51.District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton4670Northern Blue Ridge

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