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United States

federal republic in North America

The United States is the most populous country of North America. Its capital city is Washington, D.C..

United States of America 
federal republic in North America
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Instance of sovereign state,
country,
constitutional republic,
democratic republic,
federation
Part of North America (Hawaii)
Named after
LocationUnited States of America
Capital
Basic form of government
  • presidential system
  • federal republic
Legislative body
Executive body
Highest judicial authority
Official language
  • English (de facto)
  • American English (de facto)
Anthem
Currency
Head of state
Head of government
Inception
  • 4 July 1776
Population
  • 325,145,963 (2017)
Area
  • 9,826,675 ±1 square kilometre
Top-level Internet domain
  • .us
  • .gov
  • .mil
  • .edu
official website
Authority control
Wikidata

44° 00′ 00″ N, 112° 00′ 00″ W

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Contents

National symbol

National personification

Map

Main galleries: Historical_maps#USA and Historical_maps/Cities#USA.

Satellite imagery

Key officials

Diplomatic missions of the United States

Historic Places and Monuments

Chart