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This union of 50 states, some as large and diverse as many independent countries, stretches between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Bordered by Canada to the north and Mexico to the south, each state has its own history, culture, styles, cuisine, climate, and landscape.

States and Regions of the United States

UNITED_STATES 50 map

US CAPITAL

Washington DC

National Capital (see Capital Region)

THE SOUTH

Capital Region

Washington DC, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia

The Southeast

North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee

The Deep South

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama

Florida

THE NORTHEAST

Mid-Atlantic

New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware

New England

Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine

THE MIDWEST

The Great Lakes

Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota

The Great Plains

North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Iowa, Missouri

WESTERN STATES

Texas

The Southwest

New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, Nevada

Rocky Mountains

Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho

THE WEST

California

Pacific Northwest

Washington, Oregon

Alaska

Hawaii

Basics

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English

official language

US Dollar $

currency

50

official states

Washington DC

capital

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