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Sunrise in Monument Valley. The world famous valley is located on the Arizona–Utah border.
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The map shows the contiguous United States. The United States of America is a federal republic. It consists of 50 states, one federal district (the capital Washington D.C.), five larger territories, and several island territories. The 48 contiguous Continental United States (sometimes called the Lower 48) and Alaska are located in North America, while Hawaii and smaller outlying areas are located in the Pacific and Caribbean.

The United States of America is the third-largest country in the world by area.

The US has a population of 330.2 million people (in 2020). The capital is Washington D.C.; the largest city is New York. Spoken languages are English and Spanish.

Map of the States of the USA

Political Map of the continental USA with states, capitals, and major cities
Political Map of the continental US States

The map shows the USA and bordering countries with international boundaries, the national capital Washington D.C., US states, US state borders, state capitals, and major cities.

More about the 50 US States
Explore the USA from Alabama to Wyoming. Get more information about each of the 50 states, including facts, fun, maps, and images.

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

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Maps of Caribbean Islands
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