Notes:
- These are the default plates, but most states offer custom plate designs at an additional cost
- Temporary tags are white in every state
- US citizens can freely travel between states with any plate
- Some states requre front plates, but it isn't always enforced
- Many US car models aren't equipped to display front plates
- The registration sticker can sometime look like a plate color
- Ohio has a bright yellow plate for DUI convicted drivers
- UHAUL vehicles always have Arizona state plates

Geoguessr map

You can find the map to test your knowledge about the locations here.

Solid / One Dominant Color
Red
Utah rk plate

Utah (2007 - Present)

Ohio r plate

Ohio (2013 - 2021)

Wisconsin r plate

Wisconsin (2000 - Present)

California r plate

California (1994 - 2012)

Louisiana rk plate

Louisiana (2005 - Present)

Mississippi yok plate

Mississippi (2019 - Present)

Georgia o plate

Georgia (2012 - Present)

Florida og plate

Florida (2003 - Present)

Alaska rob plate

Alaska (2015 - Present)

Orange / Yellow
Alaska royb plate

Alaska (2008)

Michigan rob plate

Michigan (2014 - Present)

New Mexico oy plate

New Mexico (1999 - Present)

New York ok plate

New York (2010 - 2020)

Alaska oy plate

Alaska (2004 - Present)

New Mexico ry plate

New Mexico (1990 - Present)

New Jersey y plate

New Jersey (1992 - Present)

Nebraska oy plate

Nebraska (2011 - 2016)

Indiana yb plate

Indiana (2013 - 2017)

Green
Tennessee g plate

Tennessee (2006 - 2022)

Maine g plate

Maine (1999 - Present)

Indiana bgr plate

Indiana (2017 - Present)

Oregon gb plate

Oregon (1989 - Present)

New Hampshire g plate

New Hampshire (1999 - Present)

Alaska gb plate

Alaska (2018 - Present)

Vermont g plate

Vermont (1985 - Present)

Colorado g plate

Colorado (1992 - 1999)

Michigan gb plate

Michigan (2007 - 2021)

Missouri bg plate

Missouri (1997 - 2018)

Blue
New Mexico gb plate

New Mexico (2016 - Present)

Tennessee b plate

Tennessee (2022 - Present)

Montana b plate

Montana (2010 - Present)

Indiana b plate

Indiana (2008 - 2013)

Michigan b plate

Michigan (1983 - 2007)

Minnesota bg plate

Minnesota (1987 - Present)

New York b plate

New York (2001 - 2010)

Massachusetts b plate

Massachusetts (1993 - Present)

Oklahoma b plate

Oklahoma (2017 - Present)

Alaska b plate

Alaska (2018 - Present)

Rhode Island bk plate

Rhode Island (1996 - Present)

Kansas b plate

Kansas (2007 - Present)

Illinois b plate

Illinois (2017 - Present)

Iowa b plate

Iowa (1998 - 2018)

Connecticut b plate

Connecticut (2000 - Present)

Arkansas b plate

Arkansas (2006 - Present)

Virginia b plate

Virginia (2008 - Present)

North Carolina br plate

North Carolina (1982 - Present)

Nebraska by plate

Nebraska (2017 - Present)

West Virginia kby plate

West Virginia (1995 - Present)

Michigan b plate

Michigan (2007 - 2013)

Mississippi b plate

Mississippi (2012 - 2019)

Missouri b plate

Missouri (2008 - 2018)

Washington b plate

Washington (1998 - Present)

Kentucky b plate

Kentucky (2005 - Present)

Illinois b plate

Illinois (2001 - 2016)

Michigan b plate

Michigan (2013 - Present)

South Carolina bk plate

South Carolina (2016 - Present)

Black / White
Delaware yk plate

Delaware (1969 - Present)

New Mexico yk plate

New Mexico (2017 - Present)

Colorado k plate

Colorado (2000 - Present)

Hawaii k plate

Hawaii (1991 - Present)

DC w plate

DC (1984 - Present)

Texas k plate

Texas (2012 - Present)

Multiple Colors
Alabama ygb plate

Alabama (2014 - 2022)

Nevada yob plate

Nevada (2001 - 2017)

Alabama oyb plate

Alabama (2009 - 2013)

Idaho rbk plate

Idaho (1997 - Present)

Ohio rb plate

Ohio (2001 - 2010)

North Carolina br plate

North Carolina (1982 - Present)

Oklahoma br plate

Oklahoma (2009 - 2016)

Indiana br plate

Indiana (2012 - Present)

Texas rbk plate

Texas (2009 - 2012)

Maryland rb plate

Maryland (2010 - 2016)

Alaska rob plate

Alaska (2015 - Present)

Florida og plate

Florida (2003 - Present)

Georgia borg plate

Georgia (2012 - Present)

South Carolina boyk plate

South Carolina (2008 - 2016)

Utah bor plate

Utah (2007 - Present)

Ohio boy plate

Ohio (2009 - 2013)

South Dakota bk plate

South Dakota (2006 - Present)

Wyoming roybk plate

Wyoming (2016 - Present)

North Dakota rob plate

North Dakota (2015 - Present)

North Dakota by plate

North Dakota (1993 - 2015)

Kansas bk plate

Kansas (2001 - 2007)

Nevada boy plate

Nevada (2016 - Present)

Maryland ry plate

Maryland (2016 - Present)

Iowa by plate

Iowa (2018 - Present)

Pennsylvania by plate

Pennsylvania (1999 - Present)

Alaska yb plate

Alaska (1997 - 2004)

Arizona bgoy plate

Arizona (2008 - 2020)

Montana bgk plate

Montana (2012 - Present)