Located in the continent of North America, United States Of America covers 9,161,966 square kilometers of land and 664,709 square kilometers of water, making it the 3rd largest nation in the world with a total area of 9,826,675 square kilometers.
The United States Of America became an independent state in 1783, after gaining its sovereignty from The United Kingdom. The population of The United States Of America is 313,847,465 (2012) and the nation has a density of 34 people per square kilometer.
The currency of The United States Of America is the US Dollar (USD). As well, the people of The United States Of America are refered to as American.
The dialing code for the country is 1 and the top level internet domain for American sites is .us.
To learn more, visit our detailed United States Of America section.
|Density||34.3 / km2 ( 88.7 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Washington, D.C. (District of Columbia)|
|GDP||17,400,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||55,441 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||9,161,966 km2 (3,537,453 mi2)|
|Water Area||664,709 km2 (256,645 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Canada, Mexico|
What is the capital of The United States Of America?
Washington, D.C. is the capital city of united states. It has a population of 601,723, and is located on a latitue of 38.9 and longitude of -77.04.
Washington, D.C. is also the political center of united states, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Washington, D.C., the Capital Of The United States Of America
|Country||The United States Of America|
|Elevation||6 meters over sea level|
Most popular cities in The United States Of America
|#1||New York City||8,175,133|
|#5||Borough of Queens||2,272,771|
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