United States

From Dominion of British Columbia
United States of America
Coat of Arms
Motto In God We Trust
Anthem "The Star-Spangled Banner"
Capital Washington, DC
Largest City New York City
Official Languages English (de facto)
Government Federal presidential constitutional republic
President Fred Karger
Legislature Congress
Upper House Senate
Lower House House of Representatives
Independence from the United Kingdom
Declaration 4 July 1776
Confederation 1 March 1781
Treaty of Paris 3 September 1783
Constitution 21 July 1788
Area 3,796,742 sq mi (1st)
Population 331,449,281 (2020 census)
Currency US Dollar ($) (US)
Aircraft reg. prefix N
Driving side right
Calling code +1
Internet TLD .us

The United States of America, is a sovereign country comprising much of central North America. It is the largest country in the world by area.

The United States is also a member of the United Nations, the Asia-Pacific Treaty Organisation, the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, and the North American Free Trade Agreement.


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