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The United States of America is a country in North America. There are 50 states in the United States of America.

The biggest city in the USA is New York City, New York, which has over 8 million people. The second-biggest city in the USA is Los Angeles, California, which has almost 4 million people. The third-biggest city in the USA is Chicago, Illinois, which has nearly 3 million people.

us cities

Rank City Population
(US Census estimates, 2002)
1 New York, New York 8,084,316
2 Los Angeles, California 3,798,981
3 Chicago, Illinois 2,886,251
4 Houston, Texas 2,009,834
5 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1,492,231
6 Phoenix, Arizona 1,371,960
7 San Diego, California 1,259,532
8 Dallas, Texas 1,211,467
9 San Antonio, Texas 1,194,222
10 Detroit, Michigan 925,051
11 San Jose, California 900,443
12 Indianapolis, Indiana 783,612
13 San Francisco, California 764,049
14 Jacksonville, Florida 762,461
15 Columbus, Ohio 725,228
16 Austin, Texas 671,873
17 Memphis, Tennessee 648,882
18 Baltimore, Maryland 638,614
19 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 590,895
20 Boston, Massachusetts 589,281
21 Charlotte, North Carolina 580,597
22 El Paso, Texas 577,415
23 Washington, D.C. 570,898
24 Seattle, Washington 570,426
25 Fort Worth, Texas 567,516
26 Denver, Colorado 560,415
27 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 545,915
28 Portland, Oregon 539,438
29 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 519,034
30 Las Vegas, Nevada 508,604


References:
US Census figures for the biggest cities, 2002: Population Estimates for Incorporated Places over 100,000, Ranked by July 1, 2002 Population

US Census figures for the 10 biggest cities

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USA Cities: Label Me! Printout

Label major cities of the USA. Or go to the answers.
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Use a pictorial interface to get information on the USA, including maps, flags, animals, explorers, fossils, a quiz, and printouts on the USA.
US State Info Pages


A page on each US state listing facts, map and symbols (each one with links to map and flag printouts/quizzes).
US States: Map/Quiz Printouts
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Printout/quizzes on the states of the USA.
US State Flags: Coloring/Quiz Printouts
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Color US state flags and answer questions about them.
US Regions: Map/Quiz Printouts
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Regional US map printouts: read a map and answer questions about it.
USA: Label Me! Printouts
Northeastern US States

Label many maps of the USA.
USA: Outline Map Printouts
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Outline maps of the USA and US states to print.


USA (with state borders and states numbered): Outline Map Printout

An outline map of the US states to print - state boundaries marked and the state are numbered (in order of statehood). You can use this map to have students list the 50 US states (answers), the state capitals (answers), or both states and capitals (answers). Or go to a printable page with 50 answer blanks (for your own questions), click here.


USA Map Label Me! Printout: Find Your State in the USA

Find and label your state in the USA, and label other important geography.
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USA Map Label Me! Printout: Where I Live in the USA

Write your country, state, and city, and then find and label your state (and a few other geographical features).


USA (no state borders): Outline Map Printout

An outline map of the contiguous USA to print - no state boundaries marked.


USA (with state borders): Outline Map Printout

An outline map of the USA to print - state boundaries marked.


USA (Contiguous, with state borders): Outline Map Printout

An outline map of the contiguous USA to print - state boundaries marked.


USA Map: Label the Capitals

Label the US state capitals on the map.
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USA Map: Label the Time Zones

Label the continental US time zones.
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USA Latitude and Longitude Activity Printout

Answer questions about latitude and longitude. Answers

US State Facts, Map and State Symbols
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