Located in North America,USA- the United States of America, is a federal republic made up of 50 states. 48 of these states make up the landmass between Mexico and Canada, while Alaska is separated from the US by Canada and Hawaii is located in the mid-Pacific. The US mainland covers 2,959,064 square miles (7,663,941 km2) and is home to the third-largest population in the world. From the Atlantic to the Pacific, the 50 states of mainland America can be grouped into 11 regions including New England, Mid-Atlantic, the South, Florida, the Midwest, Texas, Great Plains, Rocky Mountains, Southwest, California and the Pacific Northwest.
The region of New England is comprised of the states of Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Vermont and is steeped in American history, home to rugged mountains, winter snowfall, fantastic seafood, gables churches and some of the country’s oldest towns.
The Mid-Atlantic is comprised of the states of Pennsylvania, Delaware, New York, New Jersey and Maryland as well as the federal district of Washington, D.C. and is renowned for its rolling mountains, historic sites, enclaves of American history, seaside resorts, valleys and Pine Barrens as well as a cosmopolitan range of cities.
The South is home to the states of Arkansas, Alabama, Kentucky, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana, North and South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia and Tennessee and is known for its hospitality, blues, rock ‘n’ roll, jazz, country music, downhome cooking, religion, swamps, plantations and mountains. The state of Florida is a region unto itself and is known for its sandy beaches, Everglades, retirement communities and the tropical Caribbean-style city of Miami.
In the Midwest, the states of Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Missouri and Ohio are famous for their charming towns, farmland, forests and of course the Great Lakes.
The state of Texas is also a region unto itself and is known for its cattle-ranching as well as mountain and desert terrain, southeastern swamplands and Spanish and Mexican influences.
The Great Plains region features the states of North and South Dakota, Kansas, Nebraska and Oklahoma which offer stunning vast landscapes that begin with forests that give way to prairies, High Plains and expansive shortgrass prairies that hark back to the early frontier days. The Rocky Mountains region home to Colorado, Montana, Idaho and Wyoming is known for its snow-capped rugged mountains and as a great place to hike, raft and snow ski.
The Southwest features the states of Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and Utah and us home to amazing natural attractions including Death Valley, the Grand Canyon and Red Rock Canyon and is influenced by Mexican and Spanish culture.
California too is a region in itself and offers everything from famous cities to deserts, snowy mountains, rainforests and beautiful beaches and is also influenced by Spanish and Mexican culture.
Finally, the Pacific Northwest is home to Oregon and Washington and is an excellent mix of cosmopolitan cities and outdoor pursuits featuring picturesque coastlines, deserts, volcanoes, mountains and even rainforests.
List of All States of America
|state||code||population*||capital||largest city||nickname of the state|
|Alabama||AL||4,447,100||Montgomery||Birmingham||Yellowhammer State; The Cotton State; The Heart of Dixie|
|Alaska||AK||626,932||Juneau||Anchorage||The Last Frontier or Land of the Midnight Sun|
|Arizona||AZ||5,130,632||Phoenix||Grand Canyon State|
|Arkansas||AR||2,673,400||Little Rock||The Natural State|
|California||CA||33,871,648||Sacramento||Los Angeles||Golden State|
|Connecticut||CT||3,405,565||Hartford||Bridgeport||Constitution State; Nutmeg State|
|Delaware||DE||783,600||Dover||Wilmington||Diamond State; First State; Small Wonder|
|Georgia||GA||8,186,453||Atlanta||Peach State; Empire State of the South|
|Iowa||IA||2,926,324||Des Moines||Hawkeye State|
|Kansas||KS||2,688,418||Topeka||Wichita||Sunflower State; Jayhawk State|
|Louisiana||LA||4,468,976||Baton Rouge||New Orleans||Pelican State|
|Maine||ME||1,274,923||Augusta||Portland||Pine Tree State|
|Maryland||MD||5,296,486||Annapolis||Baltimore||Free State; Old Line State|
|Massachusetts||MA||6,349,097||Boston||Bay State; Old Colony State|
|Michigan||MI||9,938,444||Lansing||Detroit||Wolverine State; Great Lakes State|
|Minnesota||MN||4,919,479||St. Paul||Minneapolis||North Star State; Gopher State; Land of 10,000 Lakes|
|Missouri||MO||5,595,211||Jefferson City||Kansas City||Show-me State|
|Nebraska||NE||1,711,263||Lincoln||Omaha||Cornhusker State; Beef State|
|Nevada||NV||1,998,257||Carson City||Las Vegas||Sagebrush State; Silver State; Battle Born State|
|New Hampshire||NH||1,235,786||Concord||Manchester||Granite State|
|New Jersey||NJ||8,414,350||Trenton||Newark||Garden State|
|New Mexico||NM||1,819,046||Santa Fe||Albuquerque||Land of Enchantment|
|New York||NY||18,976,457||Albany||New York City||Empire State|
|North Carolina||NC||8,049,313||Raleigh||Charlotte||Tar Heel State|
|North Dakota||ND||642,200||Bismarck||Fargo||Sioux State; Flickertail State; Peace Garden State; Rough Rider State|
|Oklahoma||OK||3,450,654||Oklahoma City||Sooner State|
|Rhode Island||RI||1,048,319||Providence||The Ocean State|
|South Carolina||SC||4,012,012||Columbia||Palmetto State|
|South Dakota||SD||754,844||Pierre||Sioux Falls||Mount Rushmore State; Coyote State|
|Texas||TX||20,851,820||Austin||Houston||Lone Star State|
|Utah||UT||2,233,169||Salt Lake City||Beehive State|
|Vermont||VT||608,827||Montpelier||Burlington||Green Mountain State|
|Virginia||VA||7,078,515||Richmond||Virginia Beach||The Old Dominion; Mother of Presidents|
|West Virginia||WV||1,808,344||Charleston||Mountain State|
Note: All the date shared in post has been collected from different sources like google etc. The original data may vary.