There are 50 states in the United States of America. This number excludes the federal district of Washington, D.C., which is not a state. This number also does not include U.S. territories, which receive U.S. protection and social services while maintaining internal independence.
United Way of America, which is now known as United Way Worldwide, is a non-profit organization that operates out of Alexandria, Virginia, by fundraising for and supporting community organizations. The organization collaborates with government agencies, businesses, organized labor, financial institu
The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. Some confusion often arises as to the location of the United States of America because the nation is also named after the continent upon which it is found, North America.
The United States has had 45 presidents, as of 2018. This number includes the presidents sworn into office after the ratification of the United States Constitution in 1789.
The largest states in the United States in terms of area are Alaska, Texas, California, Montana and New Mexico. In terms of population, the largest states are California, Texas, New York, Florida and Illinois.
There are two routes to U.S. citizenship: birth and naturalization. Those who are not born in the United States must go through the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to become legal citizens, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
The 50 states that comprise the United States are 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, Montan
There are 50 states in the United States of America. The 49th and 50th states added to the Union, Alaska and Hawaii, both achieved statehood in 1959; Alaska became a state in January, and Hawaii in August.
Alaska, Arizona, Connecticut, Missouri and Florida are just five of the 50 states that make up the United States of America. With the exception of a few of the eastern states, none of the current 50 states were part of the United States when it first became a nation.
The vertical length of the continental United States is 1,582 miles, using point-to-point, straight-line measurements. There is a total land mass of 3,537,438 square miles, which includes all 50 states and the District of Columbia.