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. Economic growth through this period was dominated by Atlanta and its region it was a bedrock of the emerging "New South" From the late 20th century Atlanta attracted headquarters and relocated workers of national companies becoming more diverse liberal and cosmopolitan than many areas of the state. Main article: Film industry in Georgia (U.S state) Georgia is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States Georgia is the 24th largest and 8th-most populous of the 50 United States Georgia is bordered to the north by Tennessee and North Carolina to the northeast by South Carolina to the southeast by the Atlantic Ocean to the south by Florida and to the west by Alabama the state's nicknames include the Peach State and the Empire State of the South Atlanta a "beta(+)" global city is both the state's capital and largest city the Atlanta metropolitan area with an estimated population of 5,949,951 in 2018 is the 9th most populous metropolitan area in the United States and contains about 60% of the entire state population. . The ascendancy of the Republican Party in Georgia and in the South in general resulted in Georgia U.S House of Representatives member Newt Gingrich being elected as Speaker of the House following the election of a Republican majority in the House in 1994 Gingrich served as Speaker until 1999 when he resigned in the aftermath of the loss of House seats held by members of the GOP Gingrich mounted an unsuccessful bid for President in the 2012 election but withdrew after winning only the South Carolina and Georgia primaries, In 1829 gold was discovered in the North Georgia mountains leading to the Georgia Gold Rush and establishment of a federal mint in Dahlonega which continued in operation until 1861 the resulting influx of white settlers put pressure on the government to take land from the Cherokee Nation in 1830 President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act sending many eastern Native American nations to reservations in present-day Oklahoma including all of Georgia's tribes Despite the Supreme Court's ruling in Worcester v Georgia (1832) that U.S states were not permitted to redraw Indian boundaries President Jackson and the state of Georgia ignored the ruling in 1838 his successor Martin Van Buren dispatched federal troops to gather the tribes and deport them west of the Mississippi This forced relocation known as the Trail of Tears led to the death of over 4,000 Cherokees, Orlando Cepeda. Year Total Attendance Game Average Stadium Capacity by % Major League Rank by # Major League Rank by % Jasper. Georgia was the 4th state to ratify the United States Constitution, 2010 420,003 0.8% 1.1 The General Assembly in Savannah, 2002 2,603,484 32,142 64.2% 13th 14th Athens Greece 23 23 26 30 35 Pickens Beginning of the 20th century.